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Sep 22nd


Dorothy Levinson

Dorothy Levinson

Dorothy Levinson, a native Denverite and lifelong resident, passed away Aug. 28, 2009, in Denver. Cantor Joel Lichterman officiated at the Aug. 30 graveside service at Rose Hill Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements.

“Everyone looked forward to her Friday night dinners,” the family said. “She was a pal to the grandchildren, playing dolls and school with the girls, and hockey and baseball with the boys.

“Dorothy will be remembered as very kind and caring. She will be greatly missed by the many people whose lives she touched.”

Last Updated ( Thursday, 24 September 2009 02:08 )


David Parelman

David Parelman, 76, of Overland Park, Kan., passed away Sept. 17, 2009. Services were held Sept. 18 at the Louis Memorial Chapel, followed by burial at Mt. Carmel Cemetery. Louis Memorial Chapel made the arrangements.“David was a man of few words, which he chose wisely,” the family said. “He always got the desired effect, whether it was shock or laughter. “He loved to write and perform his unique brand of poetry at life cycle events. All friends and family had to do was ask.”...

Richard Robinson

Richard RobinsonRichard D. Robinson, a professor at MIT for nearly three decades, passed away Sept. 5, 2009, in Gig Harbor, Washington. He was 88.A memorial reception will be held Sept. 19 at the family home in Gig Harbor.During his 26 years at MIT, he founded the study of international business management at the Sloan School of Management and helped establish the university’s post-war relationship with the People’s Republic of China in 1979.He authored 16 books.

Barbara Avrin

Barbara AvrinBarbara Avrin, owner Barbara Avrin & Co., a longtime fixture at the Denver Merchandise Mart, passed away suddenly on Sept. 12, 2009. She was 69. The service was held Sept. 17 at Feldman Chapel, followed by interment at Littleton Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements.“Those that knew her remember her as one of the most creative, outgoing, irreverent, bigger-than-life personalities they have ever known,” the family said.“Her love for her family and her love for life were unmatched...

Kenneth Weiner, MD

Kenneth Weiner, MDDr. Kenneth Jay Weiner, a top gastroenterologist who also tried to heal the world with laughter and love, passed away Aug. 20, 2009, in Englewood. He was 49. Rabbi Bruce Dollin and Cantor Martin Goldstein officiated at the Aug. 23 service at the HEA. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements.The HEA’s sanctuary had to be extended to High Holiday capacity to accommodate all of Dr. Weiner’s family, friends, colleagues and acquaintances.Also speaking at the service were friends Michael Miller, Dr....
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