Leon Brand

5.1.15 Issue Leon Brand passed away on April 15 at age 83 in Omaha. Services were held graveside on April 19 at Golden Hill Cemetery. He was preceded in death by his parents, Rozalia and Max Brand, his wife, Lila Brand and brother, Henry Brand, all of Israel. He is...

Help Friedel grow

4.24.15 Issue by Gabby Blair Spring is here! Mother’s Day is just around the corner… That means it is again time to dig up the flower beds and till your vegetable gardens! And where else would you shop for your seedlings and starters than at the annual Friedel...

Remembering Sheldon Bernstein

4.24.15 Issue by Annette van de Kamp-Wright, Jewish Press Editor In his eulogy for Sheldon Bernstein, Rabbi Steven Abraham spoke of the upcoming Seder and the reading of the Haggadah. “In a way,” he said, “a eulogy is a Haggadah, a retelling of the life tale of the...

Velma Ann Sacks

4.24.15 Issue Velma Ann Sacks passed away on March 27 at age 83.  Services were held on March 29 at Paradise Gardens Cemetery in Scottsdale, Arizona. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Kenneth. She is survived by daughter and son-in-law, Susan and Steve...

Milton Mintz

4.24.15 Issue Milton Mintz passed away on April 3 at age 94 at Gentiva Hospice in Fort Worth, TX. Services were held April 7 at Congregation Ahavath Sholom Cemetary in Fort Worth, TX by Rabbi Andrew Bloom. He has preceded in death by his wife, Betty Mintz. He is...

Susan “Suzie” (Ash) Herstein

4.24.15 Issue Susan “Suzie” (Ash) Herstein of Mesa, AZ, formerly of Minneapolis and Omaha, passed away at age 71 after a long and courageous battle with Parkinson’s. Services were held on April 19 at Minneapolis Jewish Cemetery Chapel in Penn Richfield, MN. She was...