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September 14, 1984 - Image 95

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The Detroit Jewish News, 1984-09-14

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THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS

Friday, September 14; 1984 95 -

OBITUARIES

SAMUEL BEAN, 74, of Oak
Park, died Sept. 11. Survived by
his wife, Gertrude; two sons,
Allen of Chicago, Ill., and David;
three brothers, Irving, Dr. Oscar
and Harry of San Marcos, Calif.; a
sister, Mrs. Avery (Sylvia) Clar-
felt.

LEO FIELDS, 72, former De-
troiter of Beverly Hills, Calif.,
died Sept. 4. Survived by his wife,
Betty; two sons, Bernard of South-
field and William of Honolulu,
Hawaii; two daughters, Jackie of
Tarzana, Calif., and Susan of
Manchester, N.J.; a brother,
Nathan of Oak Park; and ten
grandchildren. Interment Los
Angeles.

HARRY FISHER, 80, of Far-
mington Hills, died Sept. 6. Sur-
vived by three brothers, Sam, Ar-
thur and Leo I.; three sisters, Mrs.
Rae Gilroy, Mrs. Millie Graff and
Mrs. John (Edith) Tarnowski;
nieces, nephews, great-nieces and
great-nephews.

MICHAEL (MIKI) FLEISCH-
MANN, 62, of Kibbutz Lehavot
Haviva, Israel, died Sept. 9. Sur-
vived by his wife, Bella; three
sons, Yosef of Southfield, Yoram
and Ehran of Israel. Interment Is-
rael.

Downey, Calif., and Debra Susan;
a brother, Sam Pierce; four sis-
ters, Mrs. Frances Eisenberg of
Lincolnwood, Ill., Mrs. Samuel
(Ida) Birnbaum of Willowdale,
Ont., Canada, Mrs. John (Molly)
Steele and Shirley Pierce of
Windsor, Ont.

SAM KESSLER, 78, died Sept.
10. He leaves his wife, Pauline;
two sons, Dr. Leonard of Highland
Park, Ill., and Arnold of Berkley,
Calif.; a daughter, Mrs. Mark
(Shelley) Gerzon of Boston, Mass.;
and eight grandchildren. Services
10 a.m. today at Ira Kaufman
Chapel.

BERTHA MUST, 77, died Sept.
10. She leaves a daughter, Mrs.
Alvin (Lois) Bez; a sister, Mrs.
Daniel (Gertrude) Epstein of Las
Vegas, Nev.; six grandchildren
and three great-grandchildren.

ANNA MELLINOFF, 86, died
Sept. 6. She leaves a daughter,
Mrs. Solomon (Lucille) Kroll; a
sister, Mrs. Jennie Cohl; nieces
and nephews.

MARY MUROFF, 57, of South-
field, died Sept. 5. Survived by her
husband, William; two daughters,
Mrs. Robert (Robin) Rubalcava of

Fannie Zumberg Kay dies at 85

Fannie Zumberg Kay, former
secretary of the Yiddish Folks Fa-
rein, died Sept. 7 at age 85.
Born in Russia, Mrs. Kay lived
82 years in the U.S., 50 of them in
Detroit. She was the past noble
grand of the Rebecca group of the
Odd Fellows and financial secre-
tary of the Ladies Auxiliary of the
Hebrew Benevolent Society.

She is survived by two sons,
Morton and Nathan; four daugh-
ters, Mrs. Louis (Esther) Gerofsky

of London, Ont., Canada, Mrs.
Lester (Shirley) Fried Taubman,
Mrs. Harold (Natalie) Greenwald
Golden and Mrs. Effron (Minnie)
Adelson; three brothers, Albert
Becker of Milwaukee, Wis., Mor-
ris Becker of Tucson, Ariz., and
Sam Becker of New York City;
three sisters, Mrs.-Sylvia Blanks-
tein of Glendale, Wis., Mrs. Max
(Sarah) Glazer of Wisconsin, Mrs.
Pearl Cohen of Chicago, Ill.; 12
grandchildren and 15 great-
grandchildren.

Builder Marvin Canvasser dies

Marvin A. Canvasser, a partner
in the firm of Canvasser Brothers
Building and Investments, died
Sept. 6 at age 62.
Born in DetroitNr. Canvasser
also was an attorney, builder and
engineer. He was graduated with
honors from the University of
Michigan. He also was graduated
from the Detroit College of Law in
1972. He was a member of the
Engineering Society of Detroit,

Temple Beth El, Temple Israel
and Delta Theta Phi.
He leaves his wife, Martha;
children, Alan, James, Mrs.
Michael (Judy) Redmond, Mrs.
Scott (Charlene) Brooks, Mark
Zausmer, Mrs. Bruce (Jan) Kar-
bal and Nancy Zausmer, his
mother, Mrs. Charles (Ada) Can-
vasser; three brothers, Donald,
Robert and Byron; and four
grandchildren.

Joseph Miller, had roofing firm

Joseph Miller, founder and
owner of Miller Roofing Co. of De-
troit, died Sept. 6 at age 73.
Born in Russia, Mr. Miller
founded his company in 1942. He
has retired, but his company con-
tinues to operate.
Prior to founding his roofing
company, he was in the grocery
business and owned Miller's Deli-
catessen.
He was a member of Temple Is-

rael, Oakland Century Lodge of
B'nai B'rith and was a boating
enthusiast.
He leaves his wife, Goldie; a
son, Melvin; two daughters, Mrs.
Roy (Jacqueline) Woolf and Mrs.
Jerrold (DeDe) Weinberg; a
brother, Harry; a sister, Mrs. Abe
(Rebecca) Green; eight
grandchildren and one great-
grandson.

Accountant Leon Greenblatt dies

Leon Greenblatt, an accountant
for the state of Michigan, died
Sept 7 at age 78.

Born in New York, Mr.
Greenblatt was the president of
the Michigan State Employees
Retirement Association of South-

eastern Michigan at the time of
his death.
He leaves his wife, Mabelle;
three sisters, Mrs. Abraham
(Esther) Kuhn of Chicago, Ill.,
Mrs. Stanford (Lillian) Kovarsky
of Morton Grove, Ill., and Mrs.
Jack (Ann) Mann.

JULIANA REIN, 94, of South-
field, died Sept. 11. Survived by
two sons, Zev Ran and Yacov Ran,
both of Israel; two daughters, Mrs.
Pearl Ferencz and Mrs. Sandor
(Elizabeth) Weiss; 14
grandchildren and 29 great-
grandchildren.

LOUIS ABRAHAM RIGER, 87,
of Southfield, died Sept. 7. Sur-
vived by his wife, Sophie; two
sons, Sidney and Colman; a
daughter, Mrs. Norman (Roslyn)
Baron of West Coviha, Calif.;

eight grandchildren and four
great-grandchildren.

FAY ROSENBERG, 70, of Fair
Lawn, N.J., died Aug. 30. Sur-
vived by two sons, Joshua of Fair
Lawn and Lewis of Hackensack,
N.J.; a daughter, Mrs. Robert
(Elayne) Galin of Birmingham;
two brothers, Sam Uris of Lake
Worth, Fla., and Martin Uris of
Spring Valley, N.Y.; a sister,
Miriam Kaufman of Bayside,
N.Y.; two grandsons and two
granddaughters. Interment New
Jersey.

CELIA SCHECHTER, 88, of
Southfield, died Sept. 6. Survived
by a daughter, Mrs. Martha Gor-
don; four grandchildren and four
great-grandchldren.

JEAN SLABECK, 64, former
Detroiter of North Miami Beach,

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WE REMEMBER

During the coming
week Yeshivath
Beth Yehudah will
observe the
Yahrzeits of the fol-
lowing departed
friends, with the
traditional Memo-
rial Prayers, recita-
tion of Kaddish and
Studying of Mis-
hnavos.

Gardner, bet
Coolidge & Greenfield

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ANNETTE WEINSTEIN, 75,
died Sept. 7. She leaves her hus-
band, Paul; a son, Allen; a
brother, Dr. Albert Shulman; and
two grandchildren.

AND

MARY SAMUELS, 71, died
Sept. 8. She leaves two daughters,
Mrs. Irving (Barbara) Nusbaum
and Mrs. Harold (Geraldine) Kalt;
and five grandchildren.

SHELDON
MONUMENT
COMPANY

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Fla., died Sept. 11. Survived by
her husband, David; a son, Ber-
nard of San Francisco, Calif.; and
a daughter, Fran of Miami Lakes,
Fla.

Alan H. Dorfman
Funeral Director & Mgr.

JOSEPH GOLDMAN
FANNIE LIFSHITZ
ARTHUR SCHECTER
JACOB STEINBOCK
BESSIE WEINGARDEN
HARRY WEISWASSER
IDA COTTLER
HERMAN DIAMOND
DORA ESTHER GREEN
LOUIS KLAVONS
IRVING S. KAUFMAN
NECHEMIAH LIEBERMAN
SIMCHA ROMAN
ANNA BLOOM
SARAH GLASSMAN
REV. LESTER KING"
SAMUEL NORBER
JOSEPH SAXER
RUTH SCHWARTZ
LOUIS SHARPE
FAYE TENENBERG
HARRIET WEINGAMEN
ABRAHAM YASSKY
YAAKOV HIRSH B'R ISROEL
MORRIS BROOKS
ESTHER R. CARMEN
ESTHER COHN
PHILIP FORMAN
NATHAN HESS
ROSE IWREY
HARRY MONDRY
SIGMUND ROHLIK
FANNIE SCHWARTZ
JACK SEDER
SONJA YABECK
YEHUDITH COHEN
LEAH MORRISON
REBECCA PODOLSKY
TILLIE SANSKY
JACOB SOBERMAN
DORA CHABEN
PETER S. GOLDSTEIN
HYMAN KRASNICK
BESSIE KRAUSE
ALMA ROBINSON
REGINA RUBINSTEIN
MAX SCHNEIDER
HARRY THAV
MORRIS ALBERT
MAX AVERBACH
ALBERT DAVIS
MEYER LEVY
JACOB MILLER
PAUL MILLER
JACOB MUST
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