Intermountain Jewish News

Nov 28th


Moshe Greenberg, biblical scholar

WASHINGTON — Moshe Greenberg, one of Judaism’s pre-eminent biblical scholars, has died.

Greenberg, 81, died May 15, 2010 at his home in Jerusalem, one of his three sons told the Associated Press.

Greenberg was the first recipient of the Israel Prize for biblical studies, in 1994. The Israel Prize, the nation’s highest civilian award, covers various fields and is awarded annually on Israel’s Independence Day.


Last Updated ( Thursday, 27 May 2010 02:30 )


Leon Brin

Leon BrinLeon “Sonny” Brin, a prolific Colorado architect, passed away May 22, 2010, at his home in Denver. Family and friends gathered May 25 at Shalom Funeral Service/Horan & McConaty to pay tribute to Mr. Brin. Funeral arrangements were made by Shalom and Horan & McConaty. “Leon was a kind soul and a very loving and caring man,” said his dear friend Donna Paul. “He had a great appreciation for and knowledge of music.”

Eva Jolton

Eva JoltonEva Kay Jolton of Glendale, Wis., passed away May 16, 2010, in Santa Fe, NM, surrounded by her family. Rabbi Jay TelRav officiated at the May 25 graveside service at Mt. Nebo Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. Mrs. Jolton was born Sept. 17, 1934, in Santa Fe to the late Arthur and Selma Kay of Taos. She graduated from the fine arts program at the University of New Mexico-Albuquerque in 1956.

Edna Cohen

Edna Natalie Lieberman Cohen, a respected librarian and resident of Denver since 2003, passed away May 6, 2010, in Denver. Services and burial were held May 9 in Sharon, Mass. “Edna was known for her love of books, animals, flowers, and especially her family,” her loved ones said. Mrs. Cohen was born May 21, 1921, in Boston, Mass.  

Last Updated ( Thursday, 27 May 2010 02:30 )


Allison Seidel

Allison Beth Seidel, 43, daughter of Sheldon Seidel (Judie Davidson-Seidel) and Barbara Seidel, passed away in Oakland, Calif., following a courageous battle with ovarian cancer. A private service will be held in Denver. Ms. Seidel was born March 8, 1967, in Newark, NJ.
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