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Sima Hayutin

Sima Hayutin

Sima B. Hayutin, a Denver native and art gallery owner, passed away Oct. 20, 2014, in Rancho Mirage, Calif. Chuck Jacobs of Kohelet officiated at the Oct. 26 graveside service at Mt. Nebo Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements.

Mrs. Hayutin was born May 15, 1921, in Denver. She graduated from East High School and attended DU for one year.

She married Irving Hayutin on June 22, 1941. Mr. Hayutin passed away on April 26, 2001.

Last Updated ( Thursday, 30 October 2014 10:09 )


Bruce Murray Emeson

Bruce Murray Emeson, a native Denverite, passed away Oct. 11, 2014, in Phoenix, Ariz. Cantor Joel Lichterman officiated at the Oct. 19 graveside service at Mt. Nebo Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. Mr. Emeson was born Aug. 23, 1946, in Denver to the late Harold and Mildred Emeson. A graduate of George Washington High School, he also attended college. Mr. Emeson, who never married, served in the US Army. He later moved to Phoenix. Mr. Emeson is survived by his siblings Iran ...

Last Updated ( Thursday, 30 October 2014 10:10 )

Stephen Goldberg

Stephen GoldbergStephen Goldberg, a Denver native, passed away Oct. 14, 2014, at the age of 72. Rabbi Steven Foster officiated at the Oct. 15 graveside service at Emanuel Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “He always had an open door to help a friend or a loved one in need,” the family said. “We will remember him with joy.” Mr. Goldberg was born Sept. 23, 1942, in Denver to the late Mary and Marvin Goldberg. He grew up on the West Side and attended Colfax Elementary, Lake Junior and No...

Gerhard ‘Jerry’ Heimann

Gerhard ‘Jerry’ HeimannGerhard “Jerry” Heimann, who survived the Holocaust in Shanghai and was a pioneer in Israel before moving to Denver, passed away Sept. 14, 2014, in Denver. Rabbi Brian Immerman officiated at the Sept. 16 graveside service at Rose Hill Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “Gerhard was an unassuming hero whose legacy will reverberate through the generations,” the family said. Born Sept. 29, 1921, in Berlin, Germany, his parents Illes and Jettka Heimann gave him the Hebrew na...

Stanley Averch

Stanley AverchStanley Averch passed away Sept. 28, 2014, in Denver. Cantor Joel Lichterman officiated at the Sept. 30 service at BMH-BJ. Interment followed at Mt. Nebo Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. Mr. Averch was born May 15, 1927. He is survived by his wife Phyllis Averch; children Patti (William) Sandler, Douglas (Juli) Averch and Craig (Mirelle) Averch; brothers Verner (Linda) Averch and Steven Averch; grandchildren Amy (Ben) Kovler, Jonathan (Erin) Marsico, Molly Sandler, Rachel (Jos...
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