Intermountain Jewish News

May 27th


Lawrence Schwartz

Lawrence Schwartz

Lawrence (Larry) Schwartz, an aerospace engineer and a Denver resident since 1970, passed away Nov. 22, 2015, in Denver. Rabbi Stephen Booth Nadav and Rabbi-Cantor Birdie Becker officiated at the Nov. 24 graveside service at Rose Hill Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements.

“He was a scientist, an artist, the designer of his home, a splendid punster and a zeisen neshamah,” the family said.

Mr. Schwartz was born Nov. 30, 1935, in New York City and raised in California.


Manya Bertram

Manya BertramManya Bertram, a native Denverite and an honored attorney, passed away Nov. 21, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. Sinai Memorial Chapel made the arrangements. A memorial service is planned for early February. “She led a life full of giving to family, friends and colleagues,” her loved ones said. “She leaves a multitude of friends and family who are touched forever by her generous spirit.

Florence Austin

Florence AustinFlorence Lillian Perlmutter Austin, a lifelong Denverite with the exception of the last few years, passed away Nov. 19, 2015, in Aurora. Rabbi Richard Rheins officiated at the Nov. 22 graveside service at Golden Hill Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “Florence was accomplished in knitting and crocheting,” the family said. “She made every grandchild and great-grandchild an afghan.

Hyman Goren

Hyman Goren Hyman “Moishe” Goren, a proud veteran of the US Armed Forces, passed away on Veterans Day, Nov. 11, 2015, in Denver. Rabbi Richard Rheins officiated at the Nov. 13 graveside service at Emanuel Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. Mr. Goren was born in Omaha, Neb., moved to Denver and grew up on the West Side. His first language was Yiddish but he mastered English at school. He graduated from North High.

Charlotte Shain

Charlotte ShainCharlotte Jean Shain, a Denver native, passed away Nov. 14, 2015, in Denver. Rabbi Steven Rubenstein officiated at the Nov. 16 graveside service at Rose Hill Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “She was multitalented,” the family said. Mrs. Shain was born Oct. 9, 1938, in Denver to the late Esther (Shulman) Rowley and William Rowley. She graduated from North High School.
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