Intermountain Jewish News

Banner
Monday,
Dec 22nd

Martin Boxer

E-mail Print PDF

Martin BoxerMartin William Boxer, a Denver resident for more than 68 years and an honored WW II veteran, passed away Oct. 15, 2012, in Denver. Charles Jacobs of Kohelet officiated at the Oct. 17 graveside service at Rose Hill Cemetery.  Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements.

Mr. Boxer was born May 4, 1919, in Kansas City, Mo.

He served with the US Army Air Corps from 1941-1945 and received the Air Medal, the Presidential Citation, Purple Heart and Distinguished Flying Cross.

Mr. Boxer married Helen Harris on Oct. 1, 1944. Mrs. Boxer passed away on Feb. 16, 2010.

He was the owner of Boxer’s Steakhouse from 1945-1962 and Antique Trader from 1962-2008.

Mr. Boxer is survived by his brother Phillip (Florine) Boxer of Denver; children Judy (Jack) Wartell of Denver and Gary (Sue) Boxer of St. Louis; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Assn., Colorado Chapter, 455 Sherman St., #500, Denver, CO 80203.

Copyright © 2012 by the Intermountain Jewish News

Last Updated ( Thursday, 01 November 2012 03:27 )  

IJN e-Edition

This is only a taste! Get full access to the IJN via our e-Edition, only $14.04 for IJN Print subscribers.

E-Edition subscribers get access to a complete digital replica of the IJN, which includes all special sections.

Get the IJN's free newsletter!

Shabbat Times

JTA News

Motorist slams crowd in France while shouting ‘God is greater’ in Arabic

Marcy Oster Incident in Nantes was similar to one a day earlier in Dijon and also was not seen as a terrorist attack. ... [Link]

Coke to open Gaza factory

Julie Wiener Gaza’s first-ever Coca-Cola plant plans to employ 360 Palestinians by 2016. ... [Link]

WikiLeaks document: CIA prepares agents to handle screenings at Ben Gurion Airport

Gabe Friedman The agency offers guidelines for operatives using false identities to maintain their aliases during a stringent process. ... [Link]

Theater J director’s firing denounced in open letter

Julie Wiener Sixty-one artistic directors of U.S. theater companies signed on deploring the action by the DC Jewish Community Center in dismissing Ari Roth, who had put on plays criticized for being anti-Israel. ... [Link]

Sister of killed lone soldier Max Steinberg living in Israel

Marcy Oster Paige Steinberg moved to Israel to feel closer to her brother, Max, who was killed during Israel’s operation in Gaza last summer. ... [Link]

Will Russia’s economic woes burst bubble for Jews?

Cnaan Liphshiz A community rich in cultural offerings is showing signs of disquiet over Kremlin policy and a budding financial crisis. ... [Link]

Seeing need, Yechiel Eckstein’s Jewish-Christian fellowship gets into aliyah game

Cnaan Liphshiz Accusing the Jewish Agency of failing to move quickly enough to move Jews out of embattled Ukraine, the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews this week brought its first flight of immigrants... [Link]

Libeskind-designed Holocaust monument ‘collecting dust’ in Toronto warehouse

Gabrielle Birkner The Jewish community is divided over whether the Wheel of Conscience — Canada’s first and only Holocaust monument outside of a Jewish community institution — should return to its home in Halifa... [Link]

Intermountain Jewish News • 1177 Grant Street • Denver, CO 80203 • 303 861 2234 • FAX 303 832 6942
email@ijn.com • larry@ijn.com • lori@ijn.com