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3.25.16 Issue

Shirley Ann Trachtenbarg passed away Feb. 29 in Tucson, AZ. Services were held March 4 at Marana Mortuary and Cemetery in Marana, AZ, and were officiated by Rabbi Ephriam Zimmerman of Oro Valley Chabad.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Mort; parents Abraham and Ida Diamond; and brothers: Hy, Myer, Sam, Stanley and Izzy Diamond.

She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-laws, Janet and Dave Arffa of Tucson, AZ; Nancy Trachtenbarg and David Bruce of Wayne, PA; son and daughter-in-law, Ed and Chris Trachtenbarg of Portland, OR; grandchildren: Steve Arffa, Jon and Jennifer Arffa, Mark and Ingrid Trachtenbarg, David Trachtenbarg, Katie and Sterling Hardin, Lauren Bruce and Alex Bruce; and great-grandchildren: Forrest, Hannah, Brady, Kaitlyn, Paige, Robyn, Max, and Owen.

Memorials may be made to the Trachtenbarg Family Endowment Fund, Jewish Federation of Omaha, 333 S. 132 St, Omaha, NE 68154; and Chabad of Oro Valley, 1217 W. Faldo Drive, Oro Valley, AZ 85755.