Hebrew Educator Aaron Toback, 75
Aaron Toback (Tabai), hebrew
educator and author, died of a
heart attack Nov. 26 at age 75.
At funeral services Sunday at
Hebrew Memorial Chapel, he was
eulogized by Rabbi Israel Halpern
of Cong. Beth Abraham and by
Morris Nobel, a colleague in
Mr. Toback, 3359 Cortland, wrote
many allegorical stories, which
were published in Hebrew period-
icals in Israel and in the Hebrew
weekly, Hadoar. He also wrote
many poems and was an editor of
and steady contributor to the Hed
Hakvutzah, local Hebrew publica-
Born in Russia, he received his
MORRIS ASHMAN, 11501 Pe-
CLARA JACKSON, 400 Bagley,
HELENE MALEK,. 20152 Hart-
education in his small Wohliner toskey, died Nov. 29. He leaves
Nov. 26. Survived by her well, died Nov. 28. Survived by
town and later, in America, at- two sons, Nathan and Bernard; six
husband, Irving; and two brothers, her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Sam
tended the University of Iowa.
daughters, Mrs. Ann Weinstein, Harold J. and Gilbert Goodman.
Malek; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs.
A bachelor, Mr. Toback was Mrs. Allen (Betty) DeCastle, Mrs.
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Harry Margolis; and one sister,
described by a closer friend, Sam (Nettie) Pollack, Mrs. Nathan
JAKE CHALFEN, 3550 Cass, Mrs. Neil (gonna) Rott.
Bernard Isaacs, as a man with (Claire) Scott of Van Nuys, Mrs.
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Nov. 23. Survived by his
"many friends whose doors were
ROSE FISHER, 2352 Hall, Wind-
always open to him. He was a Mrs. Stanley (Phyllis) Racey; two
teacher of Hebrew but he was sisters, 16 grandchildren and eight sisters, Mrs. Murray (Yetta) Bid- sor, died Nov. 25. Survived by a
not connected with any school. great-grandchildren.
son, Morton; a daughter, Mrs. Wil-
Atemborski and Mrs. Joseph liam (Florence) Rogin of Windsor;
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`Resistance in Minsk'
He taught privately in the home
MARTHA MURDOCK, 29120 E. (Geraldine) Polster.
and three grandchildren.
of his pupils and was revered
Honors Magnes Memory
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Jefferson, St. Clair Shores, died
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"Resistance in Minsk," the eye-
ANNA WEINSTEIN, 11501 Pe
Nov. 28. She leaves a daughter,
witness account of Jewish partici- their parents.
Alice Hindahl of E. Peoria, toskey, died Nov. 25. She leaves
"He was not lonely for another Mrs.
pation in partisan activity and life
one brother-in-law, four nephews by
in the Minsk ghetto during World reason: he was surrounded in his
her two sons, William and
and four nieces.
Morry; a daughter, Rachel; two
War II, will be published by the room by his beloved books," said
Judah L. Magnes Memorial Muse- Mr. Isaacs. "He read books in Dr. Bernard Bloch, Expert
brothers; two sisters; and two
YETTA FELD, 11501 Petoskey, grandchildren.
um, it was anounced in commemo- several languages, Hebrew, Yid- on Japanese at Yale U.
died Nov. 24. She leaves two sons,
ration of the 22nd anniversary of dish, English and Russian. But
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NEW HAVEN — Japanese
the Nazis' liquidation of the Minsk his beloved book was the Tanach, language expert Prof. Bernard Dr. David and Dr. Julius; two
the Hebrew Bible, which was his
Bloch died Sunday at age 58.
Lipton and Mrs. Marvin (Beatrice) died Nov. 26. Survived by his wife,
The first edition of "Resistance
During World War IL he served Howard; one brother and nine Rose; three sons, Harry, Ernest
in Minsk" appeared in the Soviet ried • a Bible in his pocket."
as language director for Japanese grandchildren.
and Sheldon; one brother; six
Mr. Toback 'leaves his cousins, in the Army Specialized Training
Union in 1946. Few copies of the
sisters; and eight grandchildren.
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book, written by H. Smolar, in
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Program and the Civil Affairs
IRVING GEDRICH, 19421 Vo-
Yiddish, were published at that Tracht, Mrs. Helen Simon, Dr. Max Training Program at Yale Univer-
time and not widely circulated out- W. and David Mattes and Dr. sity. In this capacity, Dr. Bloch
a son, Harvey; a daughter, Mrs. Stansbury, died Nov. 25. Survived
side of Russia. As a consequence, I. S. Pfeffer of Los Angeles.
taught Japanese to hundreds of Walter (Gale) Burke; and two by her four sons, Herman, Irving,
little was known about Jewish life
American military and civilian sisters.
Jack and David Keys; a daughter,
in Byelorussia during the Nazi pe- Former Bakery Owner
personnel. He co-authored a book
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Mrs. Philip (Gertrude) Krasnik;
riod. The publication of "Resist-
on Japanese which was used in
HYMAN JACKNOW, 18294 St one brother; sixteen grandchil-
ance in Minsk," in English, will Moris Markowitz, 62
teaching the language.
died Nov. 25. He leaves his dren; and two great grandchildren,
help bridge the wide gap which
Moris Markowitz, former co-
In 1950, he became chairman
exists in our knowledge about Jew- owner of the Independent Warsaw of Yale's department of Indic and wife, Sima; a daughter, Mrs. Don-
ish resistance during the last world Bakery, 7741 Harper, for 27 years, Far Eastern languages and litera- ald (Rae Ann) Sharfman; two
sisters and five grandchildren.
died Sunday at age 62.
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The seriousness of the gap was
Mr. Markowitz, 23610 Gardner,
SAMUEL H. HARRIS, 17180
indicated by Alexander Werth in Oak Park, was a Detroit area resi-
Santa Rosa, died Nov. 29. He
his definitive study, "Russia at dent for 45 years. He was a mem- Jewish Funeral Directors
During the coming
War 1941-45." He states that there ber of the Odd Fellows, Jericho to Hold National Conclave leaves his wife, Golda; a son,
week Yeshiva Beth
is a "virtual lack of any refer- Lodge and the Jewish Business-
Yehuda will observe
NEW YORK — The annual con- ter (Harriet) Tuschman; and two
ence to Jews taking part in the men's Association.
the Yahrzeit of the
vention of the Jewish Funeral grandchildren.
partisan war — despite the very
Survivors are his wife, Lillian; Directors of America will be held
friends, with the
large Jewish population in Belor- a son, Monte; his mother, Nora; Dec. 13-16 at the Fontainebleau
JENNIE WEINER, 11501 Petos-
ussian towns like Minsk, Gomel, three brothers, Reuben, Sam and Hotel, Miami Beach.
Prayers, recitation of
Pinsk, Vitebsk, etc. Did most of Louis; three sisters, Mrs. Joseph
Some 250 executives of Jewish key, died Nov. 25. She leaves a
Kaddish and study-
the Jews not even try to escape Diskin, Mrs. Max Horenstein and funeral establishments in America daughter, Mrs. Max (Ida) Emmer;
ing of Mishnayes.
their fate, or did the partisans not Mrs. Raymond Robbins; and three and Canada will participate. Na- one sister, three grandchildren and
want them? Or were they—already grandchildren.
tionally prominent personalities in
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wholly isolated—or dead—by the
the fields of religion, education
GERTRUDE SELTZER, 17186
time the partisan movement got Federation Founder Dies
and social services will speak on Northlawn, died Nov. 29. She
into its stride?"
NEW YORK (JTA) — Harry G. topics dealing with psychological leaves a son, Dr. Sidney; a daugh-
Friedman, a prominent Jewish problems, religious and ethical ter, Mrs. Nathan (Roma) Blitstein;
economist, philanthropist and col- aspects of the funeral and bereave- two brothers, two sisters and four
Lisa Silbert, Actress
Rubin W. Kaplan
MIAMI — Former Yiddish lector of Jewish ceremonial art, ment and related subjects.
Theater actress Lisa Silbert died
DAVID ISAAC KANER, 23021
Monday at age 85. Miss Silbert was one of the last surviving Yeshiva U. Memorial Held
Kenosha, Oak Park,• died Nov. 28.
also performed in English-lan- founders of the Federation of Jew- for Founder, Dr. Revel
guage plays and several moving ish Philanthropies of New York
NEW YORK — Memorial serv-
and the leading benefactor of the
ices were held at Yeshiva Univer- sons, Dr. Manuel J. of Lancaster,
Moris H. Kaner
A native of Romania, she was Jewish Museum here.
sity Tuesday, for the late Dr. Ber-
the daughter of Adolph Rosen-
blum, a theatrical impresario. She to this country at the age of eight. dent of Yeshiva College, on the
was married to the late Jacob. Sil-
committee of the Federation be- 25th anniversary of his death.
bert, an actor.
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He was also active in the Amer- Fischel Synagogue, at the Univer-
1 1/2 Blocks E. of Woodward
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6 Blks. from 3 Jewish
were held under the auspices of
Cemeteries on Woodward
In Loving Memory of
Joint Distribution Committee and the university and its rabbinic
the Jewish• Theological Seminary.
The remains of Dr. Revel and
his son, the late Dr. Herschel Re-
Designer Leon Kohlenberg vel, will be reinterred late in De-
Who passed away Nov. 14,
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Interior decorator and designer cember for burial in Israel.
1964 (ten days in Kis-
lev). Sadly missed and
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always remembered by
19800 Woodward Ave.
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Covington, died Nov. 25 at age 35. Naoum Blinder Dies
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his wife, children and
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Mr. Kohlenberg, who attended
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For Over 60 Years
Wayne State University, leaves oum Blinder, former concertmas-
three brothers, Norman, David ter of the San Francisco Sym-
phony Orchestra and teacher of
and Martin, besides his parents.
Sidney A. Deitch
Isaac Stern and many other rank-
ing violinists, died here at the age
of 76. A graduate at 14 of the Im-
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"It could probably be shown by
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Dec. 5, at Machpelah
Sadly missed and always
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Cemetery. Rabbi Groner
remembered by husband,
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w ill officiate. Relatives
David; and sons, Irving
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