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Harold E. Bernstein

Harold E. Bernstein

6.2.17 Issue Harold E. Bernstein passed away on May 12 peacefully at his Omaha home at age 96. A private burial was held on May 16 at Temple Israel Cemetery followed by a Memorial Service at Temple Israel. He was preceded in death by parents Grace and Louis Bernstein,...
Ruth Segall Cain

Ruth Segall Cain

6.2.17 Issue Former Omahan Ruth Segall Cain passed away on May 10 in Tucson, AZ. She was predeceased by husband, Norman Cain, sister, Pearl Segall Herzog, brothers, Max Segall, and Irving Segall and brother and sister-in-law, Abraham and Bess Segall. She is survived...
Solomon Schwartz

Solomon Schwartz

6.2.17 Issue Solomon Schwartz passed away on May 2 at age 91. Services were held May 5 at Beth El Cemetery, 84th & L Street. He was preceded in death by wife Sylvia Schwartz, and brothers Melvin Schwartz and Ben Schwartz. He is survived by daughter Debbie...

Milder/Murphy

6.2.17 Issue Cassidy Alexis Milder and Christopher Stewart Murphy of Austin, Texas, were married on May 6, 2017, at Gainey Ranch Golf Club in Scottsdale, Arizona. The ceremony was officiated by Cantor Bernie Zahn. The bride is the daughter of Julia Kraber and Ken...

Humanitarian of the Year

Dr. Howard Gendelman will receive the Jewish Federation of Omaha Humanitarian of the Year Award. The community will honor him during the JFO Annual Meeting June 5 at 7 p.m. The entire community is invited to attend. Howard is married to Bonnie Bloch; they are parents...
Maxine Simons

Maxine Simons

5.26.17 Issue Maxine Simons passed away on May 12 at age 93. Services were held May 15  at Beth El Cemetery. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Laurie Misle; and grandson, Jason Fields. She is survived by her husband, Milton; son and daughter-in-law, Jerry and...
Justin “Judd” Manvitz

Justin “Judd” Manvitz

5.26.17 Issue Justin “Judd” Manvitz passed away on May 14 at age 90. Services were held May 18  at Temple Israel, 13111 Sterling Ridge Drive. Private interment, Beth El Cemetery. He was preceded in death by his parents, David and Eva (Cohn) Manvitz. He is survived by...
Richard ‘Dick’ Glazer

Richard ‘Dick’ Glazer

5.26.17 Issue Richard ‘Dick’ Glazer passed away in his home on May 19 at age 79. Services were held May 21 at Temple Israel. He was predeceased by wife, Phyllis Bernstein Glazer, and sister, Harlene Lewin. He is survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Jim and Jordana,...

Greenspan/Gellman

5.19.17 Issue Dana Erin Greenspan and Jay David Gellman were married on April 29, 2017, at the Hyatt Regency in Chicago, IL. The ceremony was officiated by Rabbi Alan Freedman of Austin, TX. The bride is the daughter of Roberta Greenspan and Ricky Greenspan, both of...