Intermountain Jewish News

Feb 10th


Aaron ‘Herb’ Cohen

Aaron ‘Herb’ Cohen

Aaron Herbert “Herb” Cohen, a native Denverite and lifelong resident, passed away Jan. 21, 2016, in Denver. Rabbi Richard Rheins officiated at the Jan. 24 service at Temple Sinai. Interment followed at Rose Hill Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements.

“He was our hero and Superman,” the family said. “A gentleman to the end, he never lost his sense of humor.”


Don Feiner

Don FeinerDonald Feiner, a social worker, passed away Dec. 9, 2015, surrounded by family at his home in Napa, Calif. Mr. Feiner was born Feb. 28, 1927, to Ruth and Sam Feiner and grew up on Denver’s West Side. He attended North High School. Mr. Feiner married Judy Badion in 1954.

Estelle Knaster

Estelle KnasterEstelle Knaster, a lifelong Denver resident, passed away Jan. 13, 2016, in Denver. Rabbis Richard Rheins and Bruce Dollin and Cantor Martin Goldstein officiated at the Jan. 15 graveside service at Rose Hill Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “Our mom had a heart of gold,” the family said.

Last Updated ( Thursday, 04 February 2016 13:07 )


Bertha Kaufman

Bertha Schiff Kaufman, whose father settled in Denver in 1904, passed away Dec. 18, 2015, in Denver. Rabbi Steven Kaye officiated at the Dec. 22 service at Rose Hill Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. Mrs. Kaufman was born Dec. 19, 1923, in Denver. She lived here throughout her life. A high school graduate, she married Charles Kaufman on Dec. 20, 1943. Mr. Kaufman passed away in February, 2006. Mrs. Kaufman was a housewife. Contributions may be made to any Jewish organization....

Edith Kern

Edith KernEdith Kern, a resident of Denver for 75 years, passed away Jan. 14, 2016, at the age of 101. Rabbi Steven Foster officiated at the private family service at Mt. Nebo Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. Edith was born Sept. 4, 1914, near Koblenz, Germany. She emigrated to the US and arrived in New York City with three dollars in her pocket in December, 1935. A dedicated student, she attended classes four nights a week to perfect her command of the English language....
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