ZUCKERNICK, Roslyn (née Bloomenstine). On Wednesday, February 13, 2013. Beloved wife and best friend of the late Harry. Loving mother and mother-in-law of Barry and Lysa, and the late Maxine. Dear sister and sister-in-law of Trudy and Sam Shaffer, Doris and the late Joe Glickman, Katie and the late Frank Zuckernick, Dave and Hester Zuckernick. She will be sadly missed by her many nieces, nephews, family and friends. Special thanks to the staff of 5 South at St. Mary’s Hospital for their exceptional warmth and compassion. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Friday, February 15, at 11:45 a.m. Burial at the Montefiore Protective Cemetery, de la Savane. In lieu of gifts or flowers, donations in Roslyn’s memory may be made to the Israel Cancer Research Fund, (514) 481-2723. She was loved by all.
Peacefully, at the age of ninety-two, on Thursday, February 14, 2013. Beloved husband of Rosalie Levowitz for sixty-three years. Devoted father and father-in-law of Dr. David Chad and Rita Chad of Southborough, Massachusetts, Dr. Ruth Chad and Dr. Mark Friedman of Newton, Massachusetts. Cherished ‘Grandpa’ of Rebecca Chad; Emma, Avi and Simone Chad-Friedman. Dear uncle of Eliot and Magdalena Hurwitz, and Alan Hurwitz. Heartfelt thanks to Nalita, Kumudu and Lonie for their care and devotion. Special thanks to Dr. Angelo Bourkas and the doctors, nurses and staff of 2A Pavilion at Maimonides Geriatric Centre. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Sunday, February 17 at 2 p.m. Burial at the Hebrew Sick Benefit Association Cemetery, de la Savane. Shiva at 5740 Cavendish Blvd. (Castel Royale) on Sunday only. Contributions in his memory may be made to Donald Berman Maimonides Foundation, (514) 483-2121 ext.: 2207.
July 8, 1921 – February 13, 2013. Sam passed away peacefully after a long, healthy and happy life on Wednesday, February 13, 2013, in Nanaimo, BC. Predeceased by Lily, his loving wife of fifty-six years. Loving and much loved father and father-in-law of Sharon and Edward Fitch of Victoria, BC, Ruth and Larry Iwaskow of Nanaimo, BC, Morrie Paul and Shaina Lipsey of Ottawa. Cherished grandfather of Rena (Dan), Leora, Edward (Chiharu), Keana, Keila, and Gabriel. Proud great-grandfather of Teiva and Ben. Survived by his cherished partner and friend, Dora Gesser. Predeceased by his brothers, Ruby of Montreal and Herby of New York. Brother-in-law of Florence Paul of Montreal and Edith Paul of New York. Sam had been an active volunteer with the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Canadian Diabetes Association and Canadian Cancer Society. He was an avid swimmer and continued to enjoy his early morning laps even in his nineties. With his friendly outgoing manner, he established friendships and community in Montreal, Ashkelon (Israel), Victoria and Nanaimo (BC), and Palm Beach (Florida). Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., Montreal, on Sunday, February 17 at 1 p.m. Burial at the Farband Labour Zionist Association Cemetery, de la Savane, Montreal. Shiva in Ottawa and Victoria. Donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association, 255-2000 Island Highway North, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 3V5, 1-800-226-8464.
On Tuesday, February 12, 2013 in Miami Beach, Florida. Adored husband of Mary Ann Consolo. Cherished brother of Ronnie, Vivian, and the late Allan. Dear brother-in-law of Jo Ann Consolo and Jay Lichtman, Joseph Consolo and Emiko Hongo, and Sandra Reisler. Beloved son of the late Leah and the late Jack Reisler. He will be dearly missed by his family and many friends. Funeral service on Friday, February 15, at the Levitt-Weinstein Memorial Chapel in West Hollywood, Florida. Shiva will be held in Florida until Monday, and continue in Montreal from Tuesday through Thursday at 4851 Cote St. Luc Rd., #103. Donations in his memory may be made to Na'amat Canada Inc., (514) 484-0252.
GOLDSTEIN, Claire (nee Steinfeld). Peacefully, on Friday, January, 25, 2013. Beloved wife of the late Harry Goldstein. Cherished mother and mother-in-law of Maita and the late Stanley Kraft, Allan and Susan, Matthew and Eileen. Loving Bubby of Jason and Lori, Charles and Julie, Lee Anne and Jason, Michael and Renee; Alison and Jamie, Jordana and Scott; Jordan, Ashley and Jaclyn. Proud great-grandmother of seven. Dear sister of Rickie Green and Sandy Fox, and sister-in-law of Brian and the late Elaine Young. Heartfelt thanks to Mona and Anne Marie. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Monday, January 28 at 12 noon. Burial at the Montreal Workers’ Circle Cemetery, de la Savane. Shiva at her daughter’s home, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. daily, Monday through Thursday. Contributions in her memory may be made to the charity of your choice.
Ari (Marian) Wloski
WLOSKI, Ari (Marian). On Tuesday, February 12, 2013. Cherished by his late parents, Barbara and Josef. Ari will be remembered by his children Sasha and Alexi; his sister Anne (Harold Borsuk); nephew and niece Jeffrey and Robyn Borsuk. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Sunday, February 17 at 10:00 a.m. Burial at the Montreal Workers’ Circle Association Section, Kehal Israel Cemetery, D.D.O. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the National Brain Tumor Society, 1-800-770-8287.
ZARITSKY, Mary (née Frank). Peacefully, on Friday, February 15, 2013, in her ninety-ninth year. Beloved wife of the late Willie. Loving and devoted mother and mother-in-law of Pearl and Lew Cooper, Havie and Lynie Fremeth, Stanley and the late Edie Baboushkin. Cherished Bubbie of Martin (Daphne), Ronnie, Sheryl and Ted, Elisa and Shawn, Brandon and Rachel, Hayley and Ian, Tara and Steven. Proud “Bubbie Mary” of Warren, Russell, Donovan, Brittney, Jillian, Stephanie, Jacob, Andrew, Corey, Erin, Bradley, Sabrina, Ella, Presley, and Colbie. Dear sister and sister-in-law of Sadie and the late Eli Wohl, Millie and the late Philly Petinsky, Dr. Julius Frank (Evelyn), the late Dr. Harry and the late Robin Frank, the late Phil Frank, the late Gertie and the late Bill Rother. Mary will be sadly missed by her many nieces and nephews, and all those whose lives she touched. The family would like to thank the doctors, nurses and staff of the Geriatric Unit at the Jewish General Hospital for their exceptional care and compassion. Special thanks to Kay, Burnett, Karen, and Monica for their loving care and devotion, and for making her last few weeks comfortable. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean-Talon St. W., on Sunday, February 17 at 11:00 a.m. Burial at the Jewish Community of Ste. Sophie Cemetery, Ste. Sophie. Shiva at her daughter’s home from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. daily. Contributions in her memory may be made to the “Willie and Mary Zaritsky Memorial Fund” c/o the Jewish General Hospital Foundation, (514) 340-8251, or to “Jacob’s Journey” c/o the Montreal Children’s Hospital Foundation, (514) 934-4846.
ABDOO, Salim. Peacefully, on Thursday, February 14, 2013. Beloved husband of Gloria. Loving father and father-in-law of Sandra and Howard, Michael and Melanie, Natalie and Ben. Cherished grandfather of Michelle, Ori, Yael, Adi, Aviva, and Tal. Dear brother of Doreen, Meir, Jimmy, and the late Albert. Salim will be sadly missed by his family and friends. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Sunday, February 17, at 3:00 p.m. Burial at the Beit Abraham Congregation section, Kehal Israel Cemetery, D.D.O. Shiva at Chabad on the Town, T.M.R, evenings only.