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May 27th


Estelle Knaster

Estelle Knaster

Estelle 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....

Leonard Kline

Leonard KlineLeonard “Lonnie” Kline, a real estate executive who worked at Jordon Perlmutter and Co., passed away Jan. 2, 2016, in Denver. Rabbi Yaakov Chaitovsky and Cantor Joel Lichterman officiated at the Jan. 4 service at BMH-BJ. Interment followed at Golden Hill Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “Growing up on the West Side of Denver, he had a never ending love of family, community and Judaism,” his loved ones said.

Charlotte Diamond

Charlotte DiamondCharlotte Diamond, a beloved and steadfast member of Denver’s Jewish community, passed away Jan. 5, 2016, in Denver. She was 98. Rabbis Joe Black and Steven Foster officiated at the Jan. 7 service at Temple Emanuel’s Feiner Chapel. Interment followed at Emanuel Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “Charlotte lived for 98 years and for every moment of those years she was in motion,” the family said. “She fought for her beliefs and her own independence....
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