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Stephen Goldberg

Stephen Goldberg

Stephen Goldberg, a Denver native, passed away Oct. 14, 2014, at the age of 72. Rabbi Steven Foster officiated at the Oct. 15 graveside service at Emanuel Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements.

“He always had an open door to help a friend or a loved one in need,” the family said. “We will remember him with joy.”

Mr. Goldberg was born Sept. 23, 1942, in Denver to the late Mary and Marvin Goldberg.

He grew up on the West Side and attended Colfax Elementary, Lake Junior and North High.

Mr. Goldberg was in the antiques business in California and worked in real estate development for years in Florida and Colorado.

He is survived by his sister Bonnie (Jordan) Saliman and brother Len (Joan) Goldberg, as well as many nieces and nephews.

Contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Colorado Chapter.

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Gerhard ‘Jerry’ Heimann

Gerhard ‘Jerry’ HeimannGerhard “Jerry” Heimann, who survived the Holocaust in Shanghai and was a pioneer in Israel before moving to Denver, passed away Sept. 14, 2014, in Denver. Rabbi Brian Immerman officiated at the Sept. 16 graveside service at Rose Hill Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “Gerhard was an unassuming hero whose legacy will reverberate through the generations,” the family said. Born Sept. 29, 1921, in Berlin, Germany, his parents Illes and Jettka Heimann gave him the Hebrew na...
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Stanley Averch

Stanley AverchStanley Averch passed away Sept. 28, 2014, in Denver. Cantor Joel Lichterman officiated at the Sept. 30 service at BMH-BJ. Interment followed at Mt. Nebo Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. Mr. Averch was born May 15, 1927. He is survived by his wife Phyllis Averch; children Patti (William) Sandler, Douglas (Juli) Averch and Craig (Mirelle) Averch; brothers Verner (Linda) Averch and Steven Averch; grandchildren Amy (Ben) Kovler, Jonathan (Erin) Marsico, Molly Sandler, Rachel (Jos...

Elaine Millman

Elaine Millman  Elaine Ruth Millman, a proud Westsider, passed away Sept. 24, 2014, in Denver. Rabbi Steven Foster and Cantor Regina Heit officiated at the Sept. 28 service at Temple Emanuel. Interment followed at Emanuel Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “Elaine was a bright star in life, now resting high in Heaven, shining on us all and illuminating the way,” the family said. Elaine Charvick grew up in a warm and loving home on Denver’s West Side. She was nicknamed Charcoal (Charki...

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George Booth

George BoothGeorge Booth passed away Sept. 8, 2014, in Denver. He was 85. Rabbi Nadya Gross officiated at the Sept. 9 graveside service at Mt. Nebo Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “George lived at Kavod Senior Life, where he enjoyed concerts and entertaining residents with his wry sense of humor and sailing stories,” the family said. “He will be missed by his friends at Kavod, his many friends in South Carolina and of course his family.” George was born in Chicago, Ill....
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