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August 30, 2004
On August 26, 2004, ARTHUR A. ADLER, JR., of Bethesda, Maryland; beloved husband of Linda G. Haft; devoted father of A. Alan Adler, III and Andrew Richard Adler; dear brother of John Adler and his wife Joan; step-father of Deborah and Stacy Rappaport; uncle of Julienne, John, Jr. and Justin; former husband of Deborah Wolff Adler. Services will be held at Washington Hebrew Congregation, 3935 Maccomb Street, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20016 on Tuesday, August 31, 2004 at 12:00 noon. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his name to Washington University, 1 Brookings Drive St., Louis, Missouri 63130, attention: Carol Lindamood or Washington Hebrew Congregation.
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October 6, 2006
On Thursday, October 5, 2006, MORRIS FISHER, of Rockville, MD, formerly of Baltimore, MD; beloved husband of Ruth Fisher; devoted father of Dr. Gary P. (Susan) Fisher and Dr. Bruce L. (Deborah) Fisher; loving grandfather of Dr. Amy (dr. Brent) Cole, Lisa Fisher, Lauren Fisher, Meredith Fisher and Abby Fisher; adored great-grandfather of Lucy and Charlotte Cole. Interment services will be held on Monday, October 9, 11:30 A.M. at Mikro Kodesh Congregation Cemetery, Baltimore, MD. The family will be receiving friends at Dr. Gary and Susan Fisher's residence on Monday.
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October 21, 2005
On Tuesday, October 18, 2005, THELMA NEUWORTH of Fulton, Maryland, formerly of Chevy Chase, Maryland. Loving mother, grandmother, dedicated and compassionate teacher and loving wife of the late Martin Neuworth; nine grandchildren, Rachel, Devon, Alexandra, Vanessa, Ashley, Molly, Brandt, Skylar, Dylan Neuworth and a sister-in-law Helen Diamond. Services will be held at Joseph Gawler's Sons, Inc., 5130 Wisconsin Avenue (at Harrison Street), N.W. Washington, D.C. 20016 on Friday, October 21, 2005 at 10:00 A.M. Interment Washington Hebrew Congregation Cemetery, Washington, D.C. Memorial contributions may be made in her name to Alzheimers Association, 1850 York Road, Suite D, Timonium, Maryland, 21093
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October 21, 2005
On Tuesday, October 18, 2005, THELMA NEUWORTH of Fulton, Maryland, formerly of Chevy Chase, Maryland. Loving mother, grandmother, dedicated and compassionate teacher and loving wife of the late Martin Neuworth; nine grandchildren, Rachel, Devon, Alexandra, Vanessa, Ashley, Molly, Brandt, Skylar, Dylan Neuworth and a sister-in-law Helen Diamond. Services will be held at Joseph Gawler's Sons, Inc., 5130 Wisconsin Avenue (at Harrison Street), N.W. Washington, D.C. 20016 on Friday, October 21, 2005 at 10:00 A.M. Interment Washington Hebrew Congregation Cemetery, Washington, D.C. Memorial contributions may be made in her name to Alzheimers Association, 1850 York Road, Suite D, Timonium, Maryland, 21093
NEWS
September 30, 1990
Services for Julian C. Cohen, who was a band leader in Baltimore before starting a scrap metal business in Bladensburg, will be held at 1 p.m. today at the Washington Hebrew Congregation.Mr. Cohen, who was 75, died Thursday of complications from Parkinson's disease at his home in Chevy Chase.He retired in 1973 as president of the Julian C. Cohen Salvage Corp., which he started in 1942.In the 1930s, he was pianist and the leader of the Ramblers, a band that played in dance halls and for private social gatherings and could be heard on radio in the Baltimore area.
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October 6, 2006
On Thursday, October 5, 2006, MORRIS FISHER, of Rockville, MD, formerly of Baltimore, MD; beloved husband of Ruth Fisher; devoted father of Dr. Gary P. (Susan) Fisher and Dr. Bruce L. (Deborah) Fisher; loving grandfather of Dr. Amy (dr. Brent) Cole, Lisa Fisher, Lauren Fisher, Meredith Fisher and Abby Fisher; adored great-grandfather of Lucy and Charlotte Cole. Interment services will be held on Monday, October 9, 11:30 A.M. at Mikro Kodesh Congregation Cemetery, Baltimore, MD. The family will be receiving friends at Dr. Gary and Susan Fisher's residence on Monday.
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January 27, 2004
On Sunday January 25, 2004 HENRY L. ABRAHAM of Baltimore, MD, beloved husband of Jane Abraham; devoted father of Richard (Beth), Stephen and Jan Abraham; dear brother of Jack Abraham; loving grandfather of Andrew and Jordan. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday January 29, 11 a.m at Washington Hebrew Congregation, 3935 Macomb St. N.W., Washington, DC. Interment private. The family will receive friends at the home of Stephen Abraham, Thursday 5 to 8 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23058.
NEWS
November 16, 2004
On Saturday, November 13, 2004 ARTHUR P. BECKER, age 86, of Bethesda, MD beloved husband of Miriam Goldspinner Becker; adoring father of Phyllis (Duke) Zimmerman of Baltimore, MD, Kenneth (Arlene) Becker of Potomac, MD, Marjory (John) Becker-Lewin of Manhattan, NY, Richard (Nancy) Becker of Highland Park, IL and William (Melinda) Becker of Washington, DC; loving brother of David (Helen) Becker. He is also survived by 14 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held at Washington Hebrew Congregation, 3935 Macomb St., NW, Washington, DC at 10:30 a.m. Monday, November 15. Interment Judean Memorial Gardens, Olney, MD. The family will be in mourning Monday and Tuesday at his late residence.
NEWS
February 19, 2005
On Thursday, February 17, 2005, OSCAR M. LESSANS, of Rockville, MD. beloved husband of Gertrude E. Lessans; devoted father of Arlene L. (Harry) Gildenhorn, Raymond B. (Debbie) Lessans and Michael A. (Debra) Lessans, loving brother of Monroe Lessans; dear grandfather of Matt (Tara), Dana, Seth, Jonathan, Amy, Jason and Sheridan. Funeral Services will be held on Sunday, February 20, 12:30 P.M. at Washington Hebrew Congregation, 3935 Macomb St., N.W., Washington, D.C. Interment King David Memorial Gardens, Falls Church, VA. The family will be in mourning at Arlene and Harry Gildenhorn's residence through Tuesday, February 22. Memorial contributions may be made to Hebrew Home of Greater Washington.
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April 2, 2003
On Monday, March 31, 2003, DR. BERNARD E. ROTHMAN, of Silver Spring, MD; beloved husband of Elaine Rothman; devoted father of Wendy Rothman (Jeffrey Zyontz), Jan Rothman, and Jill Rothman; loving brother of Shirley Rudo. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, April 3, at 11 A.M., at Washington Hebrew Congregation, 3935 Macomb Street, NW Washington DC. Interment Judean Memorial Gardens, Olney, MD. The family will be in mourning at the residence of Wendy Rothman and Jeffrey Zyontz on Thursday.
NEWS
August 21, 2005
Millard B. Fleischer, a retired business executive and World War II veteran, died of leukemia Monday at his home in Chevy Chase. He was 86. Born in Baltimore, he graduated from City College and attended the Johns Hopkins University, where he played lacrosse. He enlisted in the Army Air Forces at the outset of the war and served in the Pacific. An aerial gunner, he also chronicled the war as a combat correspondent for Yank magazine. After the war, he joined the Jos. M. Zamoiski Co., an appliance distributor in the Baltimore-Washington area.
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February 19, 2005
On Thursday, February 17, 2005, OSCAR M. LESSANS, of Rockville, MD. beloved husband of Gertrude E. Lessans; devoted father of Arlene L. (Harry) Gildenhorn, Raymond B. (Debbie) Lessans and Michael A. (Debra) Lessans, loving brother of Monroe Lessans; dear grandfather of Matt (Tara), Dana, Seth, Jonathan, Amy, Jason and Sheridan. Funeral Services will be held on Sunday, February 20, 12:30 P.M. at Washington Hebrew Congregation, 3935 Macomb St., N.W., Washington, D.C. Interment King David Memorial Gardens, Falls Church, VA. The family will be in mourning at Arlene and Harry Gildenhorn's residence through Tuesday, February 22. Memorial contributions may be made to Hebrew Home of Greater Washington.
NEWS
November 16, 2004
On Saturday, November 13, 2004 ARTHUR P. BECKER, age 86, of Bethesda, MD beloved husband of Miriam Goldspinner Becker; adoring father of Phyllis (Duke) Zimmerman of Baltimore, MD, Kenneth (Arlene) Becker of Potomac, MD, Marjory (John) Becker-Lewin of Manhattan, NY, Richard (Nancy) Becker of Highland Park, IL and William (Melinda) Becker of Washington, DC; loving brother of David (Helen) Becker. He is also survived by 14 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held at Washington Hebrew Congregation, 3935 Macomb St., NW, Washington, DC at 10:30 a.m. Monday, November 15. Interment Judean Memorial Gardens, Olney, MD. The family will be in mourning Monday and Tuesday at his late residence.
NEWS
August 30, 2004
On August 26, 2004, ARTHUR A. ADLER, JR., of Bethesda, Maryland; beloved husband of Linda G. Haft; devoted father of A. Alan Adler, III and Andrew Richard Adler; dear brother of John Adler and his wife Joan; step-father of Deborah and Stacy Rappaport; uncle of Julienne, John, Jr. and Justin; former husband of Deborah Wolff Adler. Services will be held at Washington Hebrew Congregation, 3935 Maccomb Street, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20016 on Tuesday, August 31, 2004 at 12:00 noon. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his name to Washington University, 1 Brookings Drive St., Louis, Missouri 63130, attention: Carol Lindamood or Washington Hebrew Congregation.
NEWS
March 17, 2004
On Tuesday March 16, 2004, MARY T. SCHREIBER of Bethesda, MD; beloved wife of Henry M. Schreiber; devoted mother of Deborah S. Rodriguez (Terrence Hamilton) and Berta L. (John) Wengle; loving sister of Lillian Cole, Patricia Morgan, Paula Zervas and Francis Bean and dear grandfather of Erik and Luke. Funeral services will be held on Friday, March 19, at 10:30 am at Washington Hebrew Congregation, 3935 Macom St. NW. Washington D.C. Interment private. The family will be in mourning at Berta and John Wengle's residence through Sunday, March 21. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association or to the Jewish Social Service Agency.
NEWS
January 27, 2004
On Sunday January 25, 2004 HENRY L. ABRAHAM of Baltimore, MD, beloved husband of Jane Abraham; devoted father of Richard (Beth), Stephen and Jan Abraham; dear brother of Jack Abraham; loving grandfather of Andrew and Jordan. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday January 29, 11 a.m at Washington Hebrew Congregation, 3935 Macomb St. N.W., Washington, DC. Interment private. The family will receive friends at the home of Stephen Abraham, Thursday 5 to 8 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23058.
NEWS
March 17, 2004
On Tuesday March 16, 2004, MARY T. SCHREIBER of Bethesda, MD; beloved wife of Henry M. Schreiber; devoted mother of Deborah S. Rodriguez (Terrence Hamilton) and Berta L. (John) Wengle; loving sister of Lillian Cole, Patricia Morgan, Paula Zervas and Francis Bean and dear grandfather of Erik and Luke. Funeral services will be held on Friday, March 19, at 10:30 am at Washington Hebrew Congregation, 3935 Macom St. NW. Washington D.C. Interment private. The family will be in mourning at Berta and John Wengle's residence through Sunday, March 21. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association or to the Jewish Social Service Agency.
NEWS
August 21, 2005
Millard B. Fleischer, a retired business executive and World War II veteran, died of leukemia Monday at his home in Chevy Chase. He was 86. Born in Baltimore, he graduated from City College and attended the Johns Hopkins University, where he played lacrosse. He enlisted in the Army Air Forces at the outset of the war and served in the Pacific. An aerial gunner, he also chronicled the war as a combat correspondent for Yank magazine. After the war, he joined the Jos. M. Zamoiski Co., an appliance distributor in the Baltimore-Washington area.
NEWS
April 2, 2003
On Monday, March 31, 2003, DR. BERNARD E. ROTHMAN, of Silver Spring, MD; beloved husband of Elaine Rothman; devoted father of Wendy Rothman (Jeffrey Zyontz), Jan Rothman, and Jill Rothman; loving brother of Shirley Rudo. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, April 3, at 11 A.M., at Washington Hebrew Congregation, 3935 Macomb Street, NW Washington DC. Interment Judean Memorial Gardens, Olney, MD. The family will be in mourning at the residence of Wendy Rothman and Jeffrey Zyontz on Thursday.
NEWS
August 2, 1992
Ralph J. TyserWine dealer, benefactorA memorial service for Ralph J. Tyser, a retired wine dealer who was an active benefactor and alumnus of the University of Maryland, will be held at 10:30 this morning at the Washington Hebrew Congregation.Mr. Tyser, who was 74 and lived in Washington for 40 years, died Wednesday of cancer at a hospital there.He retired in 1988 as chairman of the board of the Globe Distributing Co., a wholesale wine distributor in Virginia. Forty years ago, he had joined the firm when it was a liquor and wine distributor in the District of Columbia.
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