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Alan Lottner

Alan Lottner

Alan B. Lottner, a respected Denver attorney, passed away unexpectedly on July 21, 2014. He was 69. Rabbi Salomon Gruenwald officiated at the July 23 service at the HEA. Burial followed at Mt. Nebo Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements.

Mr. Lottner was born Dec. 10, 1944, on New York’s Lower East Side to the late Minnie and Sam Lottner.

He was raised in the Bronx and graduated from the Bronx School of Science in 1962. Mr. Lottner earned a BS from Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa., in 1966.

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Ruth Springer

Ruth SpringerRuth Springer, a longtime Denver resident and past president of Hadassah, passed away Aug. 9, 2014, in Denver. Rabbi Ben Last and Cantors Joel Lichterman and Zachary Kutner officiated at the Aug. 11 graveside service at Rose Hill Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “Family, friends, community, religion, tradition and tzedakah (charity) were the essence of her life,” her loved ones said. Mrs. Springer was born Sept. 19, 1923, in Cheyenne, Wyo., and graduated from Denver’s No...
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Roz Weiss

Roz WeissRoz Weiss, mother and grandmother to an entire community, passed away suddenly on July 30, 2014. Rabbis Tzvi Steinberg and Yaakov Meyer officiated at the July 30 graveside service at Rose Hill Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. Ten days after her death, Jewish Denver finds itself grappling with a sense of inexpressible loss — particularly her husband, Cantor Maurice “Moshe” Weiss. “She was a terrific woman, a terrific wife, for 62 years,” he manages to say before handi...

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Ronald Rothberg

Ronald RothbergRonald J. Rothberg, a native Denverite, passed away peacefully on July 14, 2014, in Plano, Texas. He was 78. Rabbi Ariel Boxman officiated at the July 17 funeral service, which was held at Restland Memorial Park. Dallas Funeral Services handled the arrangements. He was born Jan. 24, 1936, in Denver to the late Max and Shirley Rothberg. His brother Gerald predeceased him. Mr. Rothberg is survived by his wife Marcye; children Carrie (John) Clarke, Lisa (William) Rush and Daniel (Lisa) Rothberg; ...

Millie Veta

Millie Veta, a native of Cheyenne, Wyo., and a Denver resident, passed away Aug. 4, 2014, in Denver. Rabbi Larry Moldo officiated at the Aug. 5 service at Schrader Funeral Home in Cheyenne. Interment followed at Mount Sinai Jewish Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. Mrs. Veta was born Feb. 4, 1916, in Cheyenne, where she graduated high school. She was married to David Veta for more than 50 years. Mr. Veta passed away on June 3, 1993. Mrs. Veta is survived by her daughter Roxanne...
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