The HUC-JIR Community extends sincere sympathy to
Michael Alper (rabbinical student, HUC-JIR/NY)
on the death of his grandmother, Jerrie Scharfing.
Marci Bellows (rabbinical student, HUC-JIR/NY)
on the death of her grandfather, Jay W. Bellows.
The family of Alan Berkman, devoted friend and
generous benefactor of the College-Institute, who served on the
Board of Governors for over three decades, and with his beloved
wife, Selma, z”l, established the distinguished Solomon B.
Freehof Professorship of Jewish Law and Practice.
Karen Bodney (student, HUC-JIR/Cincinnati) on
the death of her great-aunt, Bertha Binder.
Alexander Bolotnikov (student, HUC-JIR/Cincinnati)
on the death of his father.
Rabbis Jacqueline Koch Ellenson (N ’83)
and David Ellenson (President, HUC-JIR) on the
death of Jacqueline’s
grandmother, Selma Koch.
Ilyse Glickman (rabbinical student, HUC-JIR/NY)
and Cantor David Rosen (N ’03) on the death of Ilyse’s
father, Joel Stephen Glickman.
The family of Irving L. Goldman, esteemed member
and honorary member of the Board of Governors and member of the
Cincinnati Board of Overseers for over two decades, who established
The Frances Grabow Goldman Memorial Scholarship in Advanced Judaic
The family of Franklyn Harkavy, Emeritus member
of the Cincinnati Board of Overseers, who helped build many of the
programs at the Cincinnati School.
Dawn Harvey (student, School of Jewish Communal
Service, HUC-JIR/LA) on the death of her grandmother, Marilyn
Laurie Jacobs (Development Assistant and Events
Coordinator, HUC-JIR/LA) on the death of her father, Robert
Stephanie Kogan on the death of her mother, Cecile
The family of Cecile Mihaly, beloved wife of Dr.
Eugene Mihaly, of blessed memory.
Rabbi Josh Minkin (N ’00) on the death of
his mother, Ruth bat Hershel v’Dora.
Sally Nakanishi (Administrative Assistant, Frances-Henry
Library, HUC-JIR/LA) on the death of her mother, Haijouhi
Bernie Rabinstein on the death of his mother,
The family of Dr. Eric R. Robinson, docent at
the Skirball Museum, HUC-JIR/Cincinnati.
The family of Prof. Franz Rosenthal, beloved former
Associate Professor of Semitic Languages at HUC-JIR/Cincinnati from
The family of Rabbi Roxanne (Schneider) (former
National Director of Admissions and Recruitment, HUC-JIR/Cincinnati)
and Ben Shapiro, on the death of Roxanne’s
grandfather, Arnold Schneider.
Rabbi Suzanne Singer (LA ‘03) on the death
of her mother, Nicole Silberkleit.
Michelle Thomas (Administrative Assistant, Loucheim
School of Judaic Studies and Magnin School of Graduate Studies,
HUC-JIR/LA) on the death of her grandmother, Myrtle Thomas.
The family of Fannie Zelcer, Chief Archivist at
the American Jewish Archives from 1958-1989 who helped guide the
Archives into becoming a world-renowned repository.