New York Times Obituaries

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December 19, 2018

TEREZE GLUCK

TEREZE GLUCK

Hewlett, New York

GLUCK--Tereze. On December 16, 2018. An indelible presence, with a genius for pleasure, insatiable in her love of the world. Vice President of Citibank for over thirty years, the whole of her working life, she was also a fiction writer whose collection of short stories, "May...

SEYMOUR HANDEL

SEYMOUR HANDEL

-, New Jersey

HANDEL--Seymour (Sy). Born December 21, 1936. Died December 17, 2018. Beloved husband and best friend of the late Sandra (nee Wasserman), devoted father of Rebecca and Matthew, dear father-in-law of Andrew and Amy, doting grandfather and #1 fan of Arianna, Molly, Josselyn, and...

NANCY ST LIFER

NANCY ST LIFER

Mamaroneck, New York

ST. LIFER--Nancy E. Passed away at home with her loving family on December 16, 2018. Born on July 29, 1958. Nancy contended against cancer with courage, dignity and grace. She loved sailing and teaching. Survived by her mother, Barbara, sister, Elizabeth and brother-in-law,...

DEBORAH SMITH

DEBORAH SMITH

Manhattan, New York

SMITH--Deborah Anne, on December 17, 2018 in her 67th year of Manhattan. Beloved wife of Dr. Lawrence G. Smith. Loving mother of Kristofer L. Smith (Annemarie), Kevin J. Smith, Matthew P. Cass (David C.), and Patrick R. Smith (Andrea D.). Caring grandmother of Norah, Gavin,...

December 18, 2018

ROBERT ARNOW

ROBERT ARNOW

Mount Vernon, New York

ARNOW--Robert H. It is with profound sadness that the board and staff of American Associates, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (AABGU) mourn the loss of one of its leadership icons. Robert H. Arnow was an indefatigable supporter of Ben- Gurion University of the Negev (BGU)...

ROBERT ARNOW

ROBERT ARNOW

Mount Vernon, New York

ARNOW--Robert Harold. Benenson Capital Partners mourns the loss of our colleague, partner and friend, Bob Arnow. We will miss his insight, wisdom and personal perspective. We are fortunate and lucky to have over fifty years of business and friendship with him to remember and...

GERARD DANIEL

GERARD DANIEL

Washington, District of Columbia

DANIEL--Gerard. On Friday, December 14, 2018, of Chevy Chase, MD, and Sarasota, Florida, Gerard Daniel passed away in Chevy Chase, MD. He was the beloved husband of the late Ruth Daniel, father of Miriam (Laurence Wolff) and Ralph Daniel, grandfather of Chris, Jeff, Debbie,...

SAUL DANSKY

SAUL DANSKY

Raleigh, North Carolina

DANSKY--Saul William, 80, passed away on Friday, December 14, 2018. Born in Brooklyn, he worked as an executive and in-house legal counsel in the lighting industry. He also was involved with charitable causes such as the American Cancer Society, resettling Russian refuseniks...

ALEXANDER MERMELSTEIN

ALEXANDER MERMELSTEIN

New York, New York

MERMELSTEIN--Alexander. UJA-Federation of New York mourns the passing of Alexander Mermelstein, beloved husband of Fay and cherished father and father-in- law of our friends Edward Mermelstein and Rose Caiola, who have long demonstrated an unwavering commitment to the Jewish...

BARBARA MOSBACHER

BARBARA MOSBACHER

New York, New York

MOSBACHER--Barbara Susan, was born in Westchester in 1923 and raised there and in New York City. Her father, Emil Mosbacher, was an up-from-the-streets financier who was successful as a trader and specialist on the American Stock Exchange and was known as one of the Great...

EVELYN MUNRO

EVELYN MUNRO

West Palm Beach, Florida

MUNRO--Evelyn Knoepfle. Evelyn Knoepfle Munro passed away peacefully Friday, December 7, 2018. Evelyn was a vibrant woman who defined Frank Sinatra's song; "I Did it My Way." Where etiquette was defined by Emily Post, a stickler for grammar and doing things the right way. If...

EDWARD PINCUS

EDWARD PINCUS

New York, New York

PINCUS--Edward K. Retired Justice, Supreme Court, Kings County, died on December 15 at 87, surrounded by love. Born January 7, 1931 to Lester and Julia Pincus. Married for 44 years to Jan Strass, who died in 2008, father of Andrea and David Pincus, father-in-law of Andrew...

December 17, 2018

ROBERT ARNOW

ROBERT ARNOW

Mount Vernon, New York

ARNOW--Robert Harold. New York real estate developer and philanthropist, died peacefully on December 15 at the age of 94 in his Scarsdale home. Born in Roxbury, MA, the son of Leon and Eleanor Aronovitz. From the age of eleven Robert worked in his father's drug store. After...

GEORGE BRAUN

GEORGE BRAUN

New York, New York

BRAUN--George. 68, a noted impresario who strived to use music and the arts to Bridge the Gap between East and West, unexpectedly passed away on December 6, 2018. George is survived by his wife, Junko, his elder sister, Reiko, his elder brother, Michael and numerous nieces,...

ANN MOORE

ANN MOORE

Atlanta, Georgia

MOORE--Ann Thomas, died peacefully at 9:16pm on December 10, 2018 in Atlanta. Born in Richmond, VA, May 7, 1932 to Rosa and Robert Thomas, she earned degrees from Westhampton and UVA. She lived in Chattanooga, TN with husband, Ronald Oury Moore and had two children. She taught...

December 16, 2018

MARRIAM GELBART

MARRIAM GELBART

Los Angeles, California

GELBART--Marriam "Pat," age 94, passed away December 11, 2018, at her home in Los Angeles, California, surrounded by her loving and devoted family. Born Marriam Murphy, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, to Russell Murphy, a musician, and his wife Violet Lyons, Pat showed her knack as...

DIANE GOULD

DIANE GOULD

San Antonio, Tx

GOULD--Diane C. October 26, 1932 - December 1, 2018. Diane C. Gould, 86, died December 1, 2018 in San Antonio, TX. Born in Bronx to Catherine and Francis Chillingworth, youngest of ten, Diane was a Hunter alumnus, worked at Conde Nast, Reader's Digest, and taught in Allendale,...

SIDNEY NEARENBERG

SIDNEY NEARENBERG

Great Neck, New York

NEARENBERG--Dr. Sidney, 90 years old, passed away on December 14, 2018. Beloved husband of Ruth. Devoted father of Deborah and Mark and father-in-law of Richard and Jamie. Cherished grandfather of Miranda, Zarabeth and Sara. Loving brother of Sandra. Services Sunday December...

MARVIN SIMRING

MARVIN SIMRING

New York, New York

SIMRING--Dr. Marvin. On November 13, 2018, Dr. Marvin Simring, husband, father, educator, and healer, passed away at the age of 96. Dr. Simring was born on June 16, 1922 in Brooklyn, New York to Julius Simring and Fannie Eisenberg. He married Francine Robinson on December 17,...

JOHN SUSSMAN

JOHN SUSSMAN

Delray Beach, Florida

SUSSMAN--John Robert "Jack" passed away peacefully at age 90 on December 14th, 2018. Beloved husband of Ellen Sussman, devoted father to Jan (Amy) Sussman and Jill Franklin. Predeceased by Bobbi (nee Weiss). Adored by grandchildren Jason (Tara), Jamie (Jeff), Shana (Mike),...

JOHN SUSSMAN

JOHN SUSSMAN

Delray Beach, Florida

SUSSMAN--John "Jack". High Ridge Country Club acknowledges with sorrow the passing of our Past President and our esteemed member, Jack Sussman. We extend our deepest sympathy to their beloved wife, Ellen, and their family. Alan Osofsky, President Barbara Dilsheimer, Secretary

HELENE WECHSLER

HELENE WECHSLER

White Oak, Pennsylvania

WECHSLER--Helene "Honey" Dreyfus, passed away on December 8, surrounded by her family. She was born in New York City on August 17, 1927. She was the wife of Harry L. Wechsler, MD who predeceased her. After the couple moved to McKeesport, PA, Helene, an avid reader of the New...

December 15, 2018

JEFFREY COHEN

JEFFREY COHEN

New York, New York

COHEN--Jeffrey A., 64, died without warning of a heart attack on November 27, 2018 at his home in NYC. Up until that unbearably sad day, he felt absolutely fine. He was beloved by his innumerable friends - truly the best friend that anyone could have. He was a tremendously...

IRMA HOWARD

IRMA HOWARD

Great Neck, New York

HOWARD--Irma. It is with deep sorrow that the Officers, Board of Governors, members and staff of Fresh Meadow Country Club mourn the loss of our esteemed member, Mrs. Irma Howard. Mrs. Howard was a member of Fresh Meadow for 40 years. We extend our heartfelt sympathy to her...