Intermountain Jewish News

Banner
Sunday,
Dec 21st

Obituaries

Albert Cohen

Albert Cohen

Albert Cohen of Birmingham, Alabama, and formerly of Denver, passed away Feb. 18, 2014, in Birmingham. Rabbis Bernard Gerson, Randall Konigsburg and Ira Flax officiated at the Feb.

18 service at Temple Beth-El in Birmingham.

Interment took place at Mt. Nebo Cemetery in Denver. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements.

Mr. Cohen was born July 5, 1921, in Denver. He graduated North High School, CU and the CU School of Law.

Last Updated ( Thursday, 27 February 2014 11:37 )

Read more...
 

Carol Davis

Carol DavisCarol Davis, loving mother, grandmother and longtime Denver area educator, passed away Feb. 8, 2014, following a recent stroke. She was 84. Rabbi Richard Rheins officiated at the Feb. 10 service at Temple Sinai, where Carol belonged for more than 40 years. Interment followed at Emanuel Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. Carol was born Nov. 16, 1929, in Madison, Wisc., to Morris (Mo) Davis and Harriet Mae (Marcus) Davis. She and her sisters grew up in Madison, where their father ...
Read more...

Lawrence Kurland

Lawrence KurlandLawrence “Larry” Kurland, brother of Toby Mower of Denver, passed away Feb. 15, 2014. Services were held Feb. 17 at Sol Levinson & Bros., Inc., in Baltimore, MD. Interment followed at Oheb Shalom Memorial Park. Sol Levinson & Bros. Funeral Home made the arrangements. Mr. Kurland is survived his beloved wife Sharon “Sherry” Kurland (nee Klein); children Randi Kurland (Nick) Bershak and Jeffrey (Sherry) Kurland; siblings Toby (Dr. Mort) Mower of Denver and Martin (Arlene) Kurland...

Lisl Penzias

Lisl PenziasLisl “Lieselotte” Penzias, who shared her lovely smile with everyone, passed away Jan. 27, 2014, in Denver. Rabbi Richard Rheins officiated at the Jan. 31 service at Temple Sinai. Interment followed at Mt. Nebo Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “Lisl was such an inspiration and a person of enormous courage, grace and resilience,” her family says. “Her life was an intricate tapestry. She overcame tremendous obstacles with great vitality and spirit.

Last Updated ( Thursday, 20 February 2014 14:46 )

Read more...

Arthur Leonard Nacht

Arthur Leonard NachtArthur Leonard Nacht, DDS, a longtime resident of Colorado Springs and Edwards, Colo., passed away Dec. 20, 2013. Graveside services were held at Mt. Sinai Cemetery in Scottsdale, Ariz. “Leonard was a wonderful man who had a positive impact on thousands of people,” the family said. “His commitment to dental care was evident in his office as well as handing out toothbrushes on Halloween. “His dental practice was state-of-the-art, and he continued learning throughout his career. He will ...
Read more...
Page 9 of 90

IJN e-Edition

This is only a taste! Get full access to the IJN via our e-Edition, only $14.04 for IJN Print subscribers.

E-Edition subscribers get access to a complete digital replica of the IJN, which includes all special sections.

Get the IJN's free newsletter!

Shabbat Times

JTA News

Son of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel robbed, assaulted

Marcy Oster Zach Emanuel, 17, son of Chicago’s first Jewish mayor, was put in a chokehold and robbed of his cell phone up the street from his home. ... [Link]

More anti-coexistence group activists arrested, questioned

Marcy Oster The controversial group Lehava opposes intermarriage and joint Jewish-Arab initiatives. ... [Link]

Czech Jewish community decries Putin invitation for Shoah commemorations

Marcy Oster The commemorations organized by the European Jewish Congress are scheduled for Jan. 26 and Jan. 27. ... [Link]

Gal Mekel released by New Orleans Pelicans

Marcy Oster Mekel, the second Israeli to play in the NBA after Omri Casspi, was waived earlier this season by the Dallas Mavericks ... [Link]

Israeli boy, 4, injured in West Bank rock attack

Marcy Oster Israeli soldiers were searching Sunday the area for suspects in the rock attack, according to the Israel Defense Forces. ... [Link]

Right-wing extremists from around Europe meet in Milan

Marcy Oster The gathering, organized by the Italian far-right party Forza Nuova, was intended as the first meeting of a new pan-European party called Alliance for Peace and Freedom. ... [Link]

Israel destroys Gaza cement factory in retaliation for rocket attack

Marcy Oster Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel would not ignore the firing of even one rocket from Gaza on Israel. ... [Link]

Obama signs law strengthening U.S.-Israel alliance

Marcy Oster The 2014 United States-Israel Strategic Partnership Act declares Israel a “major strategic partner” of the United States. ... [Link]

Intermountain Jewish News • 1177 Grant Street • Denver, CO 80203 • 303 861 2234 • FAX 303 832 6942
email@ijn.com • larry@ijn.com • lori@ijn.com