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May 24th


Sondra Siegel Turkins

Sondra Siegel Turkins

Sondra Siegel Turkins, formerly of Denver, passed away from pancreatic cancer on Nov.  25, 2015, in Poway, Calif. She was 55.

“Sondra’s kind and loving nature touched people’s hearts, as reflected in the quality of the relationships she maintained over the years,” her husband Alex Turkins said.

“Loved and adored by family and friends, she will be missed more than any words can express.”

Last Updated ( Thursday, 24 December 2015 09:45 )


Aaron Eisen

Aaron M. Eisen, a banker and real estate agent in the Denver metro area, passed away Dec. 19, 2015, in Boynton Beach, Fla. “Aaron was a loving husband, father and grandfather who embodied the true entrepreneurial spirit of Denver, a city he loved,” the family said. Mr. Eisen was born May 4, 1936, in Denver, the youngest child of Jack and Libbie Eisen.

Last Updated ( Thursday, 24 December 2015 11:49 )


Loraine Waldman

Loraine WaldmanLoraine “Babe” Waldman, a native Denverite and lifelong resident, passed away Dec. 7, 2015, in Denver. Rabbi Steven Rubenstein officiated at the Dec. 9 graveside service at Rose Hill Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “Loraine was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother,” the family said. “She kept a kosher home and constantly opened her house and heart to share all the holidays with her family. “She always created an environment that inspired every...

Naomi Strear

Naomi Strear, a lifelong Denverite and a painter, passed away Dec. 6, 2015, in Denver. Mrs. Strear’s grandson Rabbi Jay Strear officiated at the Dec. 8 graveside service at Rose Hill Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “An accomplished painter, Naomi passed on her gift to her children and grandchildren,” her family said. “She cherished her lifelong friends and easily made new ones.” Mrs. Strear was born Feb. 24, 1924, in Denver to Mollie and Abe Cohan....

Cecelia Meyer

Cecelia MeyerCecelia Meyer, one of the first members of Congregation Beth Israel in Greeley, passed away Nov. 28, 2015, in Greeley. She was 104. Rabbi Sara Gilbert officiated at the Dec. 2 service at Beth Israel. Interment followed at the synagogue’s cemetery in Linn Grove, Colorado. Allnutt Funeral Home made the arrangements. “Cele taught her family how to embrace life,” her loved ones said. “She taught us the importance of loyalty to friends and family, and her greatest happiness came from the kno...
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