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EHRLICH DEATH NOTICES D ECEMBER , 201 2 D EATH N OTICES DEATH NOTICES DEATH NOTICES DEATH NOTICES KAISERMAN DEATH NOTICES EHRLICH RICHARD EHRLICH died on December 7, 2012. Devoted husband of JUDITH. Loving father of LOUISE STILLMAN and AMY (JACK) WILEN. Dear brother of CAROL HALTRECHT. Devoted grandfather of JOSH ELGART, ABBY (DAVID) KAPLAN, JILL (MATTHEW) GARFINKLE, and DAVID WILEN. Loving great grandfather of SKLYAR and SAMARA KAPLAN. Also adored by many nieces and nephews. Contributions in his memory may be made to the National Parkin-son Foundation, PO Box 5018, Hagerstown, MD 21741-5018, or Federation of Jewish Charities, 2100 Arch Street, Phila., PA 19103, or Beth El-Ner Tamid, 715 Paxon Hollow RoadBroomall, PA 19008 GOLDSTEINS’ ROSENBERG’S RAPHAEL-SACKS GARSON HENRY GEORGE GARSON, age 97, died on December 6, 2012. He was the owner of Bar-rett Chemical Company who resided in Ches-ter, Pennsylvania. Husband of the late JANIS; father of SANDRA GARSON, CAROL STAIT-MAN, and DR. MARC LIPSCHUTZ; grandfa-ther of RICHARD BARAFF, JAMIE ROGERS, JEREMY (JOHANNA) BARAFF, and AARON LIPSHUTZ; and great grandfather of ELISA, ALEC & LEXI ROGERS, and MIRA BARAFF. Contributions in his memory may be made to the Janis and Henry Garson Scholarship Fund at Rodeph Shalom Congregation, 615 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19123. GOLDSTEINS’ ROSENBERG’S RAPHAEL-SACKS GOLDBERG SYLVIA GOLDBERG (nee LUSCHER), Decem-ber 15, 2012, age 94, of Abington, PA. Wife of the late SYDNEY. Mother of SHELDON (ANDREA) GOLDBERG and RONALD (CAROL) GOLDBERG, also survived by 3 Grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. JOSEPH LEVINE and SONS, INC. GRILL CHARLES SHELDON November 25, 2012, of Wynnewood, PA. Husband of the late LOIS (nee LAVINE) GRILL. Father of SUSAN GRILL-JOSS, ROBERT GRILL (RICK ZO-PATTI) and KAREN GRILL; brother of STEWART (ROCHELLE) GRILL and LORRY (JOAN) GRILL and Grandfather of SARA and EMMA. MR. GRILL was a Korean War Vet-eran. He was known for his dedication to his family.Donations may be made to the Ameri-can Lung Association. JOSEPH LEVINE and SONS, INC. HILL ARTHUR HILL, age 92, died on December 6, 2012. He was a computer salesman who re-sided in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was a member of the Oxford Circle JCC and the Jewish War Veterans -Drizen Weiss Post. He was an Air Force World War II Veteran. Husband of KATE (nee NUSENFRESS); father of DENNIS (TINA) HILL, JEFFREY (GRACE) HILL, SHELLEY (MARK) DOUGLAS; brother of SIDNEY (TRUDY) HILL and DAVID (HELEN) HILL; brother-in-law of IRIS HILL; and also survived by 6 grandchildren. Contributions in his memory may be made to the Jewish National Fund, 2100 Arch Street, 3rd Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19103. GOLDSTEINS’ ROSENBERG’S RAPHAEL-SACKS GOLDFIELD BERNICE GOLDFIELD died December 10, 2012. The former BERNICE BAER, wife of the late MARTIN; mother of JEFFREY (ELAINE) GOLDFIELD, SHARON (MICHAEL) MILKIS and STEVEN GOLDFIELD; sister of RAYMOND (BERNICE) BAER and the late SANFORD and LENORE BAER; grandmother of MARLEE, BROOKE and RACHEL; also sur-vived by loving nieces, nephews and friends. GOLDSTEINS’ ROSENBERG’S RAPHAEL-SACKS FINN BEATRICE FINN (nee ZEFF), died December 17, 2012. Wife of the late Nathan; sister of El-eanor Schatz. Also survived by nieces, neph-ews, great nieces and great nephews. GOLDSTEINS’ ROSENBERG’S RAPHAEL-SACKS GELSMAN NORMAN, of Elkins Park, PA Nov. 24, 2012. Accomplished Builder and Developer; Hus-band of IRENE "RENEE" (nee FINK), father of EDWARD (WENDY) GELSMAN, GINA BRESLER (ANDY KAUFMAN), CARL (KAREN) GELSMAN, CAROLINE GELSMAN and DAVID BRESLER; also survived by 9 Grandchildren. Contributions in his memory be made to a charity of the donors choice . JOSEPH LEVINE and SONS, INC. GROMADZYN FAY, 90 of Philadelphia and Galloway Town-ship, New Jersey on December 8th. A Holo-caust survivor, she was the owner of Fay's Fabrics on Torresdale Avenue in Philadelphia. FAY is predeceased by her loving husband, MAX. She was the loving mother of LILY (DAVID) KORENSTEIN and JOE (COOKIE) GROMADZYN. FAY is also survived by 10 loving grandchildren and 7 great-grandchil-dren. The family asks that contributions in Fay's memory may be made to the Jewish National Fund (JNF) or to any association af-filiated with Israel. ROTH-GOLDSTEINS’ MEMORIAL CHAPEL ATLANTIC CITY, NEW JERSEY www.rothgoldsteins.com JACOBSON REBA JACOBSON (nee SOKOLOFF) on De-cember 7, 2012. Beloved mother of SHARON (HARRY) LIEBERGOT and MARSHA BOCK-NACK-COHEN. Loving sister of FLORENCE (DR. CARL) HERMAN. Devoted grandmother of MICHAEL (BECKI) LIEBERGOT, DEBORAH (JASON) WALTERS, TERRI (PETER) COUS-INS, MARNI (JAMES) BACCI, and BRIAN BOCKNACK. Loving great grandmother of DYLAN and TYLER WALTERS, SAMANTHA and SOPHIA COUSINS, AND KATIE LIEBER-GOT. Contributions in her memory may be made to the American Cancer Society 1626 Locust Street Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103 GOLDSTEINS’ ROSENBERG’S RAPHAEL-SACKS GOLDSTEIN FLORENCE GOLDSTEIN (nee COLTEN) of Philadelphia, PA died on December 7, 2012. Wife of the late HARRY. Mother of MITCH (JOY) GOLDSTEIN and GLORIA (LOUIS) DELLIS. Sister of BERNIE (MARILYN) COL-TEN. GOLDSTEINS’ ROSENBERG’S RAPHAEL-SACKS FORD SYLVIA (nee GILBERT), age 91, died on No-vember 29, 2012. She resided in Bensalem, Pennsylvania. Beloved wife of the late IRVIN R. FORD; the greatest mother and grand-mother of MARSHALL (JUDIE) FORD, RICH-ARD (DEBBIE COHEN) FORD, 4 grandchil-dren and 8 great grandchildren; and loving sister of DAVID GILBERT. Contributions in her memory may be made to the American Heart Association, 5455 N. High Street, Co-lumbus, Ohio 43214. GOLDSTEINS’ ROSENBERG’S RAPHAEL-SACKS GOMEZ GERSHMAN STEPHEN PAUL died on November 23, 2012. He was a floor covering salesman who re-sided in Holland, Pennsylvania. Husband of JUDY (nee STRAUSS); father of SHERYL GERSHMAN WEED and JILL GERSHMAN; brother of LARRY (HANA) GERSHMAN; grandfather of ALEXANDRA and JADEN; and father-in-law of JOHN WEED. Contributions in his memory may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 150 Monument Road, Suite 100, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004, or the American Heart Association, 5455 N. High St., Columbus, OH 43214 or a charity of the donor's choice. GOLDSTEINS’ ROSENBERG’S RAPHAEL-SACKS EVA (nee JACOBS), age 83, died on Novem-ber 28, 2012. She resided in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Beloved wife of the late NICHOLAS; devoted mother of GWENN (DAVID) SILVER and MARK GOMEZ; dear sister of ELSIE DENNIS; and loving Mom-Mom of STACY and TODD. Contribu-tions in her memory may be made to a char-ity of the donor's choice. GOLDSTEINS’ ROSENBERG’S RAPHAEL-SACKS KAISERMAN DR. HARRY M.,O.D., died on November 25, 2012 in Ocean City, NJ. He was born and raised in the Logan section of Philadelphia, graduating from Olney High School. He was starting center on the men’s varsity basket-ball team, (earning the nickname “Elbows.”) He attended Temple University before trans-ferring to the Philadelphia College of Optome-try, from which he graduated in 1953, win-ning the Honor Society Award. DR. KAISER-MAN started his practice in Philadelphia, where he was elected to the Board of Direc-tors of the Philadelphia Optometric Society. After 13 years, he moved his practice and his family, wife LEONA (DAVIS) and children, JILL, RONALD, and SHARI, to Mahanoy City, PA. He became involved in small town life immediately, as a Rotarian, an Elk, and a vol-unteer fireman. One of his proudest accom-plishments was being elected as a Democrat to the position of Director on the mainly Re-publican School Board. After 13 successful years as the town’s only optometrist, opening practices in the neighboring towns of Shenandoah and Frackville as well, DR. KAIS-ERMAN retired and moved to Margate, NJ. Within two years, however, he left retirement and became a successful investment broker at AG Edwards. DR. KAISERMAN’S quick wit and sense of humor were appreciated by all, even those who were objects of his practical jokes. Six years later, he retired permanently, moving to Boynton Beach, Florida, where he resided for 16 years. He returned to Margate to be closer to his daughters and their fami-lies, after the tragic death of his son, RON-ALD. DR. KAISERMAN is survived by his be-loved wife of 61 years, LEONA, his daughters and sons-in-law, JILL KAISERMAN and CAL-VIN CIZEK, and SHARI and GREG REID and six grandchildren whom he adored: BRIAN and REBECCA CIZEK, AARON and ALEX REID, and SYDNEY, FLOYD and RORY KAIS-ERMAN. In addition, he is survived by his sister SYLVIA MORDELL, nephews and nieces. Contributions in his name may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. ROTH-GOLDSTEINS’ MEMORIAL CHAPEL ATLANTIC CITY, NEW JERSEY www.rothgoldsteins.com GROSSMAN RACHEL LEAH GROSSMAN , died Dec. 5, 2012, of Havertown. Beloved daughter of LEE and PATRICIA GROSSMAN. Loving sister of ADAM GROSSMAN. Devoted granddaughter of RUTH S. GROSSMAN. Contributions in her memory may be made to Main Line Reform Temple, Rabbi's Discretionary Fund. JOSEPH LEVINE and SONS, INC. FREEDMAN SHIRLEY (nee WINKELSTEIN) FREEDMAN December 2, 2012 of Wynnewood, Pa. Wife of the late HERBERT I. FREEDMAN. Mother of DR. S. ROBERT (SARAH) FREEDMAN and the late LYNDA SOROKA. Mother-in-law of HARRY SOROKA.Sister of late ELAYNE GITO-MER. Grandmother of RACHEL (CARL) BERG and ABBIE (MICHAEL) CHOWANSKY. Great-grandmother of EMMA, ERIC, ADAM, ALEX, LUKA and ZOYA. Services and Inter-ment were held Sunday December 9, 2012. Contributions in her memory may be made to the Loving Lynda Foundation C/O Sader/Nino & Associates: 1650 Market St. Philadelphia, Pa. 19103 JOSEPH LEVINE and SONS, INC. GRABOSKY JACK, passed away at the age of 93 on Thursday, November 22, 2012 in Palm Beach County, Florida. Born in Philadelphia on March 19, 1919, JACK attended William Penn Charter School and the University of Villa-nova. Following college, JACK joined the U.S. Navy Air Reserves were he proudly flew dur-ing World War II for four years. After the war, JACK joined his family business, G.H.P. Cigar Co. Inc. until the company was sold in 1955. An accomplished horseman, JACK enjoyed hunting, showing, racing and steeple chas-ing. JACK is survived by his loving wife, DORIS GRABOSKY; his son, PETER GRA-BOSKY; step-sons, EDWARD KATZENBERG and JOHN KATZENBERG; step-grand-daugh-ters, SARA LIBBY, KATE BOUCHER, LAUREN KATZENBERG, JULIE KATZENBERG and SKYLAR KATZENBERG; and step great-grandchildren, JOSH LIBBY, TESS LIBBY and AVA BOUCHER. The family re-spectfully requests that donations may be made in Jack's honor to Villanova University, College of Commerce and Finance, located in Villanova, Pennsylvania. JOSEPH LEVINE and SONS, INC. GERSON ESTHER (nee MITNICK) December 16, 2012. Wife of the late DAVID R. GERSON; Mother of GARY J. GERSON, JOAN GERSON (LEWIS) GEDANSKY and MARTHA (STEPHEN) KES-SELMAN; Grandmother of MARLA (ETHAN) KESSELMAN KOSE, RENEE (STEPHEN) KES-SELMAN ARTY, ROBYN (JOHN) GEDANSKY MCQUEEN and JODI GEDANSKY; Great Grandmother of BRAM and GRANT KOSE, TYLER, KYLIE, JUSTIN and MADISON MCQUEEN. She was 88 yrs. old and lived in Havertown, PA. She was a home maker. Con-tributions in her memory may be made to a charity of the donor's choice. GOLDSTEINS’ ROSENBERG’S RAPHAEL-SACKS HABER ESTHER,HABER (nee KALISH) December 16, 2012. Wife of the late SAMUEL HABER; Mother of JOY BERKOWITZ and LINDA (ROBERT) SEIDEL; Sister of JUDITH EHRLICH; Grandmother of MATTHEW (LESLIE) BERKOWITZ, MICHELLE (JEFF) WOODS and DREW (TAVIA) RITTER; Great Grandmother of ZACHARY, ADAM, HANNAH and NOAH. MRS. HABER was 93 yrs. old and lived in Wynnewood, PA. She was a teacher. Contributions in her memory may be made to Jewish National Fund, 2100 Arch St, 3rd Fl, Phila., PA 19103 GOLDSTEINS’ ROSENBERG’S RAPHAEL-SACKS GOLDBERG EDWARD, died on November 22, 2012. ED-DIE spent his entire working life in the glass and building industry. He resided in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania. Beloved husband of SHERRY (nee BLOCK); loving father of DENISE GOLDBERG, SUSAN GOLDBERG, and the late NEAL GOLDBERG; loving father-in-law of AMY GOLDBERG; dear brother of LEON (ELAINE) GOLDBERG), and the late MARTIN (the late ANNETTE) GOLD-BERG; loving grandfather of BARI NICOLE & JESSE BENJAMIN; and also survived by his dear BAILEY. Contributions in his memory may be made to Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center or New York Presbyterian Weil Cornell Hospital. GOLDSTEINS’ ROSENBERG’S RAPHAEL-SACKS FRIEDLAND JACK M., Nov. 28, 2012, of Jupiter, FL and Gladwyne, PA. Husband of ANNETTE (nee YUSEM). Father of MARC (JOSEPHINE) FRIEDLAND, SHARON (LEONARD) ZACK, ALAN (BARBARA) FRIEDLAND and RODGER FRIEDLAND. Brother of HAROLD (ELAINE) FRIEDLAND. Also survived by 6 grandchil-dren and 5 great grandchildren. Contributions in his memory may be made to the Philadel-phia Museum of Art, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Phila., PA 19130. JOSEPH LEVINE and SONS, INC. 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