Intermountain Jewish News

May 05th


Werner Lissauer

Werner Lissauer

Dr. Werner Alexander Lissauer, who fought in the Palmach in 1948 and went on to become chief of cardiology at St. Anthony’s Hospital, passed away April 3, 2016, in Denver. Rabbi Shmuel Alter Shapiro officiated at the graveside service at Mt. Nebo Cemetery. Shalom Funeral Service made the arrangements.


Hank Masarky

Hank MasarkyHank Masarky, a chemical and metallurgical engineer, passed away March 16, 2016, in Centennial. Rabbis Joe Black and Steven Foster and Cantor Elizabeth Sacks officiated at the March 18 service at Temple Emanuel. Interment followed at Emanuel Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “He was a loving father, grandfather and friend to everyone he knew,” the family said. “He will be greatly missed, and we will always have wonderful memories of him.”

Sylvia Baker

Sylvia Zoller Baker of Denver, formerly of Chicago, passed away Feb. 9, 2016, in Denver. Rabbi Yaakov Meyer officiated at the Feb. 10 graveside service at Mt. Nebo Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “Sylvia loved life,” the family said. “She enjoyed art, drawing, traveling, painting, reading and spending time with her family. Most of all, she was a very happy lady.”

Sally Berk-Cohn

Sally (Sarah) Berk-Cohn, a native and lifelong Denverite, passed away March 30, 2016, in Denver. Rabbi Steven Kaye officiated at the April 3 graveside ceremony at Rose Hill Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “She will be missed by her entire family and many friends,” said her son Sheldon Berk. Mrs. Berk-Cohn was born June 9, 1911, in Denver. She attended North High School. A homemaker, she was first married to Max Berk and later to Hyman Cohn. Mrs. Berk-Cohn is survived by...

Alan Reinberg

Alan ReinbergAlan Reinberg, a physicist who specialized in plasma processing, passed away March 21, 2016, in Dallas, Texas. A shiva service took place March 29 at the home of Debbie Reinberg and Paul Simon in Denver. Mr. Reinberg, the son of a Latvian immigrant father, was born in 1931 in New York City. He married Linda Blumenthal in 1954. The couple moved to El Paso, Texas, and later to Chicago.

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