Intermountain Jewish News

Nov 01st


Lorraine Rubin

Lorraine Tein Rubin, a native Denverite and lifelong resident, passed away Sept. 25, 2009, in Denver. Rabbi Bruce Dollin and Cantor Martin Goldstein officiated at the Sept. 27 service at the HEA.

Interment followed at Golden Hill Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements.

Mrs. Rubin was born May 29, 1930, in Denver to the late Abraham and Esther Rose Tein. She attended Cheltenham Elementary, Lake Junior and North High School.


Goldie Singer

Goldie SingerGoldie Singer, 98, a native Denverite and lifelong resident, passed away Sept. 18, 2009. Rabbis David Zucker and Steven Kay and Cantor Martin Goldstein officiated at the Sept. 21 graveside service at Rose Hill Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements.“She devoted herself completely to her family,” her loved ones said, “and always made a baby afghan and pillow for all the new children in the family.“She will be greatly missed by everyone who knew her.”

Last Updated ( Thursday, 08 October 2009 10:46 )


Wily wordsmith Safire jabbed and loved the DC establishment

Wily wordsmith Safire jabbed and loved the DC establishmentWASHINGTON — William Safire, the Nixon speechwriter-turned-New York Times political columnist, usually sparred with Beltway power players. But in 2001 the wily wordsmith set his sights on one of the Jewish community’s major machers.In a March column that year, Safire criticized the Anti-Defamation League (and the Ehud Barak government) for being part of the successful effort to win a pardon for fugitive businessman Marc Rich from President Bill Clinton. He called for Abraham Foxman, the ADL...

Last Updated ( Thursday, 01 October 2009 15:04 )


Jerry Carr

Jerry CarrJerry Lee Carr, who founded the Kosher Food Pantry with his wife Bobbie, passed away Sept. 25, 2009, in Denver.The service, which was filled to capacity, took place Sept. 27 at the HEA. Rabbi Bruce Dollin and Cantor Martin Goldstein officiated.Interment followed at Mt. Nebo Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements.“He was the most terrific husband, father and friend,” the family told the IJN. “Everyone should have a friend half as good as him.

Jane Harper

Jane C. Harper, former reporter, editor and president of the Colorado Press Assn., passed away Thursday, Sept. 17, 2009.Born Dec. 18, 1925, in Albert Lea, Minn., Mrs. Harper enrolled at CU for her freshman year and graduated from the University of Minnesota in 1943.After moving to Colorado, she worked for the Walsenburg World-Independent, The Gunnison News-Champion and Empire Courier, and the Aurora Star.She was editor of the Colorado Republican Party’s weekly Colorado Trumpet for 12 years, wi...
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