Intermountain Jewish News

Aug 29th


Rabbi Arthur L. Fine

Rabbi Arthur L. Fine

Rabbi Arthur L. Fine, a respected military chaplain and spiritual leader of Zera Israel from 1979-2000, passed away Sept. 1, 2013.

Rabbi Tzvi Steinberg officiated at the Sept. 2 service at Zera Abraham. Interment followed at Rose Hill Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements.

Rabbi Fine was born Sept. 28, 1933, in Sioux City, Iowa, to the late Frank and Leah Fine. He remained in Sioux City until 1950, when he went to the Hebrew Theological College in Chicago.


Arnold Kaufman

Arnold KaufmanArnold Kaufman, 91, a Denver native and longtime resident, passed away on Oct. 23, 2013, in Thousand Oaks, Calif, surrounded by his family. Services were held in Thousand Oaks. “He will be remembered as a very outgoing person who was enthusiastic and showed a tremendous love of life,” the family said. “His passion was the family business, where he was committed to helping customers.”

M. Jack Bernstein

M. Jack BernsteinM. Jack Bernstein, an honored veteran of WW II and engineer with the Bureau of Reclamation, passed away at the age of 99 on Oct. 3, 2013, in Denver. Rabbi Joe Black officiated at the Oct. 7 service held at Temple Emanuel. Interment, with full military honors, followed at Emanuel Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. Mr. Bernstein was born Jan. 20, 1914, in south Chicago to the late William and Sadie Bernstein. Educated in the Chicago Public School system where he skipped two grade...

Gerald Kessel

Gerald KesselGerald “Jerry” E. Kessel, a Denverite since 1971, passed away Oct. 11, 2013, at CU Hospital following a 30-year battle against several health problems. Rabbis Bruce Dollin and Salomon Gruenwald and Cantor Martin Goldstein officiated at the Oct. 15 graveside service at Mt. Nebo Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. “Family was his number one love,” his family said.

Sheree Weinreich Dachman

Sheree Weinreich Dachman, co-owner of Johnny W’s Trophies and Awards and winner of numerous awards for her show cats, passed away Sept. 30, 2013, in Denver. Rabbis Steven Foster and Brian Immerman officiated at the Oct. 3 graveside service at Emanuel Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements. Sheree was born March 29, 1941, in Denver to the late Johnny and Doris Weinreich. She graduated East High. She worked with her parents at Monaco Lanes. After her father died, Sheree, her mom an...
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