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Neal Howard Osherow died peacefully and unexpectedly on Monday, November 12, 2018 in Los Angeles. He is survived by his grief-stricken parents, Ilene Vesper Osherow and Aaron (Frala) Osherow; beloved siblings of Ruthellen, Billy and Vicki Osherow; beloved stepsisters Lorri (George) Ominsky, …

Ethel Wolff Cohen, November 18, 2018 in Daytona Beach, FL, formerly of St. Louis, MO 

Alice Sudin, age 97, passed away peacefully on Friday, November 16, 2018. 

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Mildred Johanna Goldberg, November 15, 2018; beloved wife of the late Maurice Goldberg; dear mother and mother-in-law of Kenneth (James Schulte) Goldberg and Jan (Rand) Goldstein; dear grandmother of Jeffrey (Kellie) Goldstein and Lisa (Zach) Ruben; dear great-grandmother of Henry Maurice Go…

Marian Beyer, Nov. 14, 2018; beloved mother of the late Alan Joel Handler and Gary Lee (Diana) Handler; dear grandmother of Matthew Michael Handler, Devin Robert Handler, Nicholas Thayer Handler; dear great-grandmother of Olivia Handler, Allison Handler, Jackson Thayer Handler and Aidan Joel…

Shirley Plattner Pultman, age 88, passed away on November 13, 2018, at BJC Evelyn’s House, St. Louis, MO. She was born on May 27, 1930, to Louis and Bessie Plattner in St. Louis, MO. Shirley graduated from Soldan High School in 1948. She was married to the late Martin David Pultman.

Bernard “B” Eder passed away on November 3, 2018, at 95 years of age.

Frances Schneider Robbins, age 93, passed away on November 7, 2018 at the Forum for Assisted Living in Overland Park, KS. She was born on January 10, 1925 to Albert and Rose Schneider in St. Louis, MO where she spent most of her life as a homemaker, wife to the late Dan Robbins, and mother t…

Allan “Al” Herbert Solomon, age 79, of Osage Beach, MO, passed away Thursday, October 25, 2018 at his home with his loved ones present.

Michelle Nina Shanker, passed suddenly on October 21st, 2018 at the age of 65.

Barry Kidder, October 27, 2018. Beloved husband of Phyllis Kidder; dear father and father-in-law of Louis (Andrea) Kidder, the late Brian Kidder and Melanie (Robert) Tamsky; dear grandfather of Samuel (Sylvia), Rebecca and Hannah Kidder, Courtney (Julian) Heaney, Brittany Faeh, Benjamin and …

Guenter Goldsmith, a Holocaust survivor who joined the U.S. Army and took part in the Allied invasion as a paratrooper and was highly decorated for his service, died Monday, Oct. 15.  He was a resident of greater St. Louis since he escaped from Nazi Germany in  1941, when he was 15 years old.

Stanley Goldblatt, age 91, loving husband of the late Katherine nee Klauber, loving father of Richard (Ester "Tess" Edelberg), Robert (Heidi Gray) and Thomas (Margie Muchin); proud grandfather of Annie, Andrew, Josh, Elizabeth, Alison, Daniel, Jackson and Lily; brother of the late Samuel Gol…

Guenter Goldsmith, October 15, 2018; born November 12, 1925 in Hanover, Germany; beloved husband of Antoinette “Ann” Goldsmith and the late Diane Patricia Goldsmith; dear father and father-in-law of Judy (Max) Bierman, Steve (Lexie) Goldsmith and Harold “Hal” (Marcia) Goldsmith; dear stepfat…

Charlotte Teicher, age 90, died Monday, October 8, 2018.

Lawrence Charles (“Larry”) Cohen, age 73, passed away on Thursday, October 11, 2018, at Kaiser Permanente Panorama City Medical Center Hospital in Los Angeles. He was born August 22, 1945, in St. Louis, MO to Max “Jim” and Pearl (Resnick) Cohen. He was a graduate of Hamilton High School in L…

Marion Berndt Cohen (nee Feingerts), died October 10 at the age of 83. 

Marcia Fine, September 29, 2018   beloved wife of Warren Fine; dear mother and mother-in-law of Alan (Karyn) Fine, Kevin (Jennifer) Fine and Stacy (Adam) Levine; dear grandmother of Jordan and Rachel Fine, Ethan, Demi and Rylie   Fine and Aidan and Farrah Levine; Our dear aunt, cousin and friend.

Howard Lee Rapoport, 89, of Tucson passed away Sept. 19, 2018. Howard was predeceased by his beloved wife of 62 years, Elaine Klein Rapoport, his brother, Warren Rapoport and sister, Erma Morris. He was the beloved father of Robin Abootalebi of Tucson and Edward Rapoport and his fiancée Marc…

Listening to friends, family and St. Louis Jewish community leaders talk about Eli M. Abeles, it is clear that he and his boundless energy made an indelible impression on all who knew him during his 40 years. He was described by Andrew Rehfeld, CEO and President of Jewish Federation of St. L…

Ronald Stanford Prince III, passed away Sunday, September 16, 2018 in St. Louis at the age of 29. Beloved son of Theresa Hanlen Prince and the late Ronald Stanford Prince Jr. Dearest brother to younger sisters Blaire and Tess. Cherished grandson of Vida Goldman Prince and the late Ronald Sta…

Ruth Morgan, Sept. 14, 2018  (nee Drucker), beloved wife of the late Henry Morgan, loving mother of Edward (Anna) Morgan, Judy (Rick) Abrams, devoted grandmother of  Jennie Morgan (David) Brodski, Jacob Morgan, Orly Morgan, Abigail Abrams and Gordon Abrams and great grandmother of Emilia Bro…

Steven Plax, a pediatrician long admired for his devotion to his patients, family and friends, died suddenly on Sept. 4. He was 83 and a lifetime resident of greater St. Louis.

Josephine "Jo" Cassel, September 9, 2018. Beloved wife for over 71 years of Irving "Irv" Cassel; dear mother and mother-in-law of Merle (Norman) von Wettberg, Douglas M. (Joyce) Cassel and Randee L. (Seth Chernick) Cassel; dear grandmother of Eric (Kristin) Bishop von Wettberg, Rachel (Chris…

Beatrice (Bea) Lamb, passed away Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018 at the age of 93.  She grew up in Leroy, a small town in upstate New York.  In 1945 when Bea was 21, her older brother, Paul Levinstein, who served in the Army Air Corp, introduced his best friend in the Army Air Corp, George, to his l…

Steven Irl Plax, MD, September 4, 2018. Beloved husband of Julie Plax; dear father and father-in-law of Danny (Alison Oswald, MD) Plax, MD, Katie (John Cross) Plax MD, Ted (Laurie Anne) Plax and Andy (Chelsea) Plax; dear grandfather of Kate (Sayed) Saber, James (Elsa) Jennison, Charlie, Andr…

Jay E. Cohn (Mr. Jay), 82, passed away on September 3rd at his home surrounded by his family and the beautiful gardens he cherished for decades.

Helen Shles, September 3, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Joseph Shles; dear mother and mother-in-law of Larry (the late Ilene) Shles and Linda (Stephen) Glickman; dear grandmother of Stacy (Jack Baldwin) Shles Baldwin, Julie (Monte) Sandler and Amy (Steven) Fine; dear great-grandmother of As…

Margot W. Manheimer, August 21, 2018; beloved wife of Ben P. Manheimer; dear mother and mother-in-law of Jody (Scott) Hammel, Ben “Tripp” (Shannon) Manheimer III and Jay Manheimer; dear grandmother of Megan and Jordyn Hammel, Maddison and Ian Manheimer; dear sister of Annette Duncan; dear au…

Brian Elliott Jolliffe Stapp, 52, passed away on August 16, 2018 in St. Louis, Missouri due to complications from Pancreatic Cancer.

Margot W. Manheimer, August 21, 2018; beloved wife of Ben P. Manheimer; dear mother and mother-in-law of Jody (Scott) Hammel, Ben “Tripp” (Shannon) Manheimer III and Jay Manheimer; dear grandmother of Megan and Jordyn Hammel, Maddison and Ian Manheimer; dear sister of Annette Duncan; dear au…

Brian Elliott Jolliffe Stapp, 52, passed away on August 16, 2018 in St. Louis, Missouri due to complications from Pancreatic Cancer.

Nathan Kessler, beloved husband of Sara, of St. Louis, Mo., passed away in his home on Wednesday, August 15. Nat grew up in St. Louis, where his family attended Congregation B'nai Amoona.

Rhoda Beth Becker passed away peacefully on July 26, surrounded by loving friends. She was a resident of Mason Point Assisted Living for many years. Rhoda was an avid reader, student of Jewish thought and history, craftswoman and volunteer in organizations devoted to women’s rights. Her inte…

Ruth Sacks “Ruthie” Berger, August 5, 2018. Treasured mother and mother-in-law of Mindy (Joe) Sciales, Shelley Gibbons and Molly Shaikewitz; dear grandmother of Nina Rose (Patrick) Bastow and Cristina (Brian) Tash, Lizabeth (Matt) Berman and John Ryan Gibbons, Caroline (fiancé Drew Pottinger…

Ruth Lorber Rosen, 88, passed away on August 4, 2018 after an exceptionally rich and full life.  She was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and lived all but two years in Clayton, Missouri, with summers and early fall in Lake Nebagamon, Wisconsin, where her father had founded and directed Camp Neb…

John “Johnny” Stoler, age 66, father of the late Justin Stoler, died from Early-onset Alzheimer’s disease on July 20, 2018.

Michael Howard Litz, July 19, 2018; beloved husband of Sohaila Litz; dear father of Cameron Litz; dear son of Norman (Vicki) Litz; dear brother and brother-in-law of Thomas (Melanie) Litz.

Charlene Sherman Bry, community philanthropist and owner/publisher of the Ladue News from 1983-1997, died Thursday, July 12, after a months-long battle with a brain tumor. She was 78.

Dr. Simon Horenstein, 93, of St. Louis, died on June 17, 2018 after a long illness.  

Sidney “Sid” Grossman, July 11, 2018; beloved husband of Jean Grossman and the late Bette Grossman; beloved father and father-in-law of Cap (Jen) Grossman, Skip (Karen) Grossman and Ann (Jim) Boon; dear stepfather of David (Susan) Sherman and Richard (Stephanie) Sherman; dear grandfather of …

Eveline Hoffman, 76, died peacefully July 1, 2018 after fighting cancer for three and 1/2 years surrounded by friends and family. As beautiful inside as outside, Eveline was an inspiration to all born in Mautern Austria, Eveline continued her love of the mountains in Aspen.

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