of Bloomfield Hills,
died April 6, 2009.
She was an elemen-
tary school teacher
is survived by her
daughters and son-in-law, Sheryl
and Robert Anderson of California,
Lori Brooks of West Bloomfield;
son and daughter-in-law, Steven and
Nicki Perlman of Bloomfield Hills;
grandchildren, Taylor Kirby, Trent and
Sloan Anderson, Garrett, Ilana and
Austin Brooks, Blake, Chase and Reed
Perlman; sister, Mildred Jacobson; niec-
es and nephews; caregivers, Clarence,
Beverly, Barbara and Kathy.
She was the beloved wife of the late
Sanford Perlman; dear sister-in-law of
the late Ted Jacobson and the late Jack
Interment at Clover Hill Park
Cemetery. Contributions may be made
to Alzheimer's Association, 20300 Civic
Center Drive, Suite 100, Southfield, MI
48076 or Parkinson Foundation, 30400
Telegraph Road, Suite 150, Bingham
Farms, MI 48025. Arrangements by Ira
JULIUS "JERRY" SCHLUSSEL, 79, of
Oak Park, died April 6, 2009.
He is survived by his beloved wife,
Shirley Schlussel; sons and daughter-
in-law, Larry (the late Helen) Schlussel
of University Place, Wash., Barry and
Neri Schlussel of Royal Oak; brother,
Myron Schlussul; sister, Shirley E.
Schlussel; grandchildren, Kenneth
(Ilene) Schlussel, Paul Schlussel,
Charles (Marian) Ouzinian, Hakiowskie
(Nicole) Flores; great-granddaughter,
Stephanie; many loving nieces, neph-
ews, other family members and friends.
Interment at Machpelah Cemetery
in Ferndale. Contributions may be
made to the Jewish War Veterans, the
Charles Shapiro and General Maurice
Rose Post, Auxiliary #510 or to a char-
ity of one's choice. Arrangements by
TED C. SHAPIRO, 88, of Parkland, Fla.,
died April 10, 2009.
Born in Akron, Ohio, he was an offi-
cer and navigator in the U.S. Army and
volunteered for rescue missions during
World War II. He received numerous
medals, including the Distinguished
Flying Cross and the Croix de Guere
from the French government.
Mr. Shapiro was married to the late
Rita Trau Shapiro for 61 years and
made his living in the automobile and
finance business. He and his brother,
Art, owned Central Motors and Akron
Discount Corporation. He loved his
family, sports and staying physically fit.
He is survived by his son, Michael
(Paula) Shapiro of Bloomfield Hills;
daughter, Nancy (Robert) Crutchley
of Wadsworth, Ohio; grandchildren,
Adam (Brenda) Shapiro, Jodi (Steven)
Bettinger, Lauren (Jay) Rosett and
Matthew (Cher) Crutchley; great-
grandchildren, Reed and Riley Shapiro,
Leo and Andy Bettinger, Chase and Levi
Rosett and Chase Crutchley.
Services were held at the Star of
David Funeral Chapel, 7701 Bailey
Road, North Lauderdale, Fla., with
Rabbi Harold Loss officiating.
Interment in the Garden of Leah on
the grounds of Star of David Cemetery.
Contributions may be made to the
Jewish Welfare Federation, Temple
Israel or a charity of one's choice.
LILLIAN TAUB, 92, of Southfield, died
April 6, 2009.
She is survived by her children,
Dr. Steffan and Shelley Taub, Janice S.
Myerson and Susan Sonneborn; grand-
children, Adam and Tracy Taub, Jennifer
Taub and Michael Kuch, Andrew and
Diana Taub, Leah and Patrick Downey,
Lucy Myerson and Joshua Myerson;
great-grandchildren, Samantha Taub,
Elijah Taub, Emily Barnes-Taub, Arella
Kuch Taub; nieces, nephews, grand-
nieces and grandnephews.
Mrs. Taub was the beloved wife of the
late Edward S. Taub.
Contributions may be made to
the Jewish Hospice and Chaplaincy
Network. Arrangements by Ira
KEVIN TRAUTE, 52, of Oak Park, died
April 6, 2009. He was the owner of a
novelty wholesale business.
Mr. Traute is survived by his son, Kevin
William Traute of Oak Park; mother,
Gloria Traute of Oak Park; sister and
brother-in-law, Nicki and Peter Azoff of
Sudbury, Mass.; nephew and niece, Max
and Gavrielle Azoff; uncle and aunt, Jerry
and Rena Cohen; many other loving fam-
ily members and a large circle of friends.
He was the beloved son of the late
Donald Traute; the loving brother of the
late Sharon Traute.
Interment at Hebrew Memorial
Park. Contributions may be made to
Sky Foundation Inc., 33 Bloomfield
Hills Parkway, #130, Bloomfield Hills,
MI 48304, (248) 978-9845, www.
by Ira Kaufman Chapel.
Obituaries on page C38
does not consider
himself a philanthropist. Yet the
founder and president of Detroit Auto
Brokers felt compelled to do something
a little extra after he was asked to sell a
donated van to benefit Jewish Hospice
and Chaplaincy Network.
After working hard to get the best price
possible for the vehicle, Harve donated
his own commission to JHCN. "This
organization is doing great work for
terminally ill people," Harve explained.
"So when the opportunity to do some-
thing good presented itself, I decided to do
it. This was my chance to do a mitzvah."
is a Hospice Hero who
2-1 keeps the promise so that
No Jew Is Ever Alone
& CHAPLAINCY NETWORK`
6555 W. Maple Rd. • West Bloomfield, MI 48322
248.592.2687 • www.jewishhospice.org
S ool for Boys • Beth Jacob School for Girls
Early Childhood Development Center
15751 W. Lincoln Drive • Southfield, MI 48076 • (248) 557-6750
"One who provides the education for another's child is considered
HeaVen as a partner in the raising of that young person"
During the coming week, the students of Yeshiva Beth Yehudah will study in tnemory of
the following departed friends. In addition, Kaddish will be said during the daily minyan.
April 19, 2009
Apt 20, 2009
Louis R. Bums
Louis Albert Jaffer
Pearl J. Klein
Esther T. Haas
April 21, 2009
April 22, 2009
Rachel Irene Wohl
April 23, 2009
Apr/ 24 2009
Anna D. Friedman
April A 2009
Dr. Joseph Weber
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