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Obituaries

Jerry Sigman

Gerald “Jerry” Norton Sigman, a lifelong Denver resident and respected businessman, passed away Nov. 4, 2014, in Denver. Rabbis Joe Black and Steven Foster and Cantor Regina Heit officiated at the Nov. 7 service held at Temple Emanuel. Interment followed at Emanuel Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements.

“He was the mensch of all mensches in every aspect of his life,” the family said. “Personally and professionally, he loved and led by example.”

Mr. Sigman was born June 23, 1923, in Denver, and graduated East High. He attended the University of Texas-Austin for three years and received his business degree at DU.

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Harriet S. Joseph

Harriet S. Joseph, a resident of Denver since 1945, passed away Nov. 4, 2014, in Denver. Rabbi Joe Black officiated at the Nov. 7 service at Temple Emanuel. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. Mrs. Joseph was born June 4, 1914, in Virginia, Minn. A graduate of the University of Minnesota, she attended the University of Chicago Graduate School of Social Work. She married Leonard Joseph on March 1, 1943, and moved to Denver in 1945.
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Jerry Grossfeld

Jerry GrossfeldJerry Grossfeld, former director of Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Colorado, passed away peacefully on Oct. 31, 2014, at his home in North Carolina. The graveside service is scheduled Friday, Nov. 7, at Raleigh Hebrew Cemetery. Montlawn Funeral Home made the arrangements. Mr. Grossfeld was born Aug. 9, 1924, in the Bronx to the late Berta Grossfeld. During WW II, he served in the US Army Aircorp and was stationed in the Philippines from 1943-45. He earned an MA in social work at th...
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Sol David Shafner

Sol David ShafnerSol David Shafner, the manager and owner of Kiddieland for 48 years, passed away Oct. 26, 2014, in Denver. Cantor Joel Lichterman officiated at the Oct. 28 graveside service at Mt. Nebo Cemetery. Shalom Funeral Service made the arrangements. “Sol was known for his wit, honesty and integrity, his love of patriotism and his family,” his loved ones said. Mr. Shafner was born May 22, 1924, in Philadelphia, Pa.
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Suzanne Shapiro

Suzanne ShapiroSuzanne Rose Herzel Fraitag Shapiro, a respected artist, fashion illustrator and advertising directer, passed away Nov. 1, 2014, in Denver. Rabbi Bernard Gerson officiated at the Nov. 2 graveside service at Mt. Nebo Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. A memorial service took place Nov. 3 at Heritage Mountain View.
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