Intermountain Jewish News

Oct 07th


Lily Radford

Lilly Edelstein Radford, a Holocaust survivor who lived in Denver for many years, passed away May 8, 2015, in Ra’anna, Israel. Services were held May 10, 2015, in Israel.

“A survivor of Auschwitz, she was always grateful for the small things in life,” her loved ones said. “Her eternal optimism was her best quality.

“She was a true Jewish mother who received pleasure from feeding her family and all who joined her table. She had the unique capacity to keep her memories beautiful and available to all.”


Rachel Adisy Suson

Rachel Adisy SusonDr. Rachel Adisy Suson passed away May 24, 2015 at the age of 36 in Washington, DC. She was the wife of Denver native Rabbi Steven Suson. Funeral services took place May 27 at Har Tzeon Agudath Achim in Silver Spring, Md., her husband’s congregation, with Rabbi David-Seth Kirshner and Cantor Israel Singer officiating. Arrangements were made by Torchinsky Hebrew Funeral Home.

Marvin Pepper

Marvin PepperMarvin Myron Pepper, a Denver native, lawyer and longtime employee of the family business Pepper Packing Co., passed away May 22, 2015, in Denver. He was 98. Rabbi Brian Immerman and Cantor Elizabeth Sacks officiated at the May 26 service at Temple Emanuel. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “His greatest joy was being with his family,” his loved ones said. “He took a personal interest in every single activity of each of his 41 family members.”

AB Goldberg

AB GoldbergA.B. (Abraham) Goldberg, who was born in a DP camp in Bergen-Belsen, Germany, passed away May 12, 2015, in Greenwood Village after a valiant seven-year battle with head and neck cancer. He was 68. Rabbi Yaakov Chaitovsky and Cantor Joel Lichterman officiated at the May 13 graveside service at Rose Hill Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “The firstborn son of his parents, who met in a DP camp shortly after being liberated in the Holocaust, this baby represented a new beginning ...

Ivan Goldstein

Ivan GoldsteinIvan Goldstein, a native Denverite, businessman and artist, passed away April 28, 2015, in Jerusalem. He was 90 years old. The funeral service took place at Har HaMenuchot Cemetery in Jerusalem. “Ivan was well known for his generous spirit, his easygoing manner and his wonderful sense of humor,” the family said. Mr. Goldstein was born Nov. 19, 1924, in Denver to the late Max and Ida Goldstein. He had two brothers, Jerome and Max. He attended Teller Elementary School and graduated from Eas...
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Marcy Oster Clashes between the protesters and police took place during a pro-Palestinian demonstration that turned into a riot in Jaffa, a mixed Jewish and Arab city in central Israel. ... [Link]

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Sanders campaign apologizes for ejecting pro-Palestinian group from rally

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Marcy Oster Franco posted a photo on Instagram, including a message: “I am now a MAN! Got Bar Mitzvahed tonight!!! Finally!” ... [Link]

Netanyahu, at site of Israeli couple’s murder, calls for W. Bank security cameras

Marcy Oster The prime minister also called for an investigation of the Palestinian shopkeepers who spit at and kicked Adele Bennett, who had been stabbed and was bleeding, as she called for help. ... [Link]

2 Palestinian teens killed in clashes with Israeli soldiers

Marcy Oster The Israel Defense Forces said that the boy, 13, was shot in error as soldiers attempted to quell a riot. ... [Link]

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Marcy Oster The demolition orders were issued to the families of the terrorists last year; the three terrorists were killed at the time of their attacks. ... [Link]

Joel Rubin, who helped pass Iran nuclear deal, running for Congress

Marcy Oster Rubin is the former U.S. State Department’s chief liaison to the U.S. House of Representatives, who worked for the successful passage of the Iran nuclear weapons deal in Congress. ... [Link]

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