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Richard Hanssen

Richard Hanssen

Funeral services for Richard L. Hanssen, 75, who passed away Dec. 27, 2013, at his home in Iowa, were held in Davenport, Iowa.

He was the father of former Denverite Gavi (Robin) Hanssen, now of Eshchar, Misgav, Israel.

Gavi traveled to Iowa to attend the services, as did his in-laws Barbara and Steve Zimmerman of Denver.

Mr. Hanssen is also survived by his wife Irene; son Todd (Sheila) Hanssen of Wheaton, Ill.; grandchildren Azriel, Yonah, Dov and Meirav Hanssen of Eshchar and Matthew Hanssen of Wheaton; two step-grandchildren; and two step-great-grandchildren.

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Jacqueline Goodstein Friedman

Jacqueline Goodstein FriedmanJacqueline “Jackie” Goodstein Friedman, who grew up in Denver, passed away Nov. 9, 2013, at age 94. Burial took place in New Montefiore Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Long Island. Jackie was born Jan. 19, 1919, in Omaha, Neb., and moved with her family to Denver. She attended Teller Elementary, Gove Junior and East High School. After earning her bachelor’s degree at DU, she became a teacher. However, she found that unofficial anti-Semitic quotas limited her opportunities at DPS....
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Jerry Feld

Jerry FeldJerry Irving Feld, owner of Club 404 at 404 Broadway for 60 years, passed away Jan. 3, 2014, in Denver. Rabbi Richard Rheins officiated at the Jan. 5 service held at Temple Sinai. Interment followed at Mt. Nebo. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “He will be greatly missed,” the family said.

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Dr. Louis Duman

Louis Duman, MD, a Denver physician for 45 years, passed away Dec. 18, 2013, in Denver. Rabbi Benjy Last officiated at the Dec. 20 graveside service at Mt. Nebo Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “He was a superior student,” said his wife Nellie Mae. Dr. Duman was born Feb. 22, 1924, on the West Side. He attended Fairview Elementary, Lake Junior and North High. After majoring in pre-med at CU, he graduated the CU Medical School.
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Barney Epstein

Barney EpsteinBarney Epstein, 96, of Millersville, Pa., passed away Dec. 27, 2013, after a long illness. The husband of Evelyn G. (Bloom) Epstein for 43 years, he is the brother-in-law of Rosyne Gardenswartz. Rabbi Stephan O. Parnes officiated at the Dec. 29 service at Temple Beth El in Lancaster. Interment followed at Temple Beth El Cemetery in Lititz, Pa. Andrew T. Scheid Funeral Home made the arrangements. “Barney was a mensch, a wonderful son, husband, father and zayde,” the family said....
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