Leon Alexander

10.2.15 Issue Leon Alexander passed away on Sept. 24 at age 89. Services were held Sept. 27 at Beth El Cemetery followed by a memorial service at the Rose Blumkin Jewish Home. He was preceded in death by his wife, Eleanor Alexander. He is survived by son and...

Cabaret volunteers

9.25.15 Issue by Ozzie Nogg On Sunday evening, Oct. 11, more than 100 Campaign Cabaret performers will be on stage, in the spotlight, taking bows. Other volunteers (four women, to be exact) deserve our applause for their behind-the-scenes efforts to make the event a...

NJHS Annual Meeting

9.25.15 Issue by Ozzie Nogg The Nebraska Jewish Historical Society Annual Meeting is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 18, and runs from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Jewish Community Center auditorium. A reception will follow the program. “This year’s theme is the Boomer Years,”...

Ramona Slosburg Pepper

9.25.15 Issue Former Omahan Ramona Slosburg Pepper passed away peacefully on Sept. 12 at age 99 at home in St. Louis.   Services were private. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Maurice L. Pepper, son-in-law, Fred Epstein and sister-in-law, Eleanor...