Jean Rosenhaus, of Boynton Beach, Fla., formerly of Fair Lawn, died February 24. Arrangements were by Louis Suburban Chapel, Fair Lawn.
Elisabeth S. Hirsch, Ph.D., neé Schiff, 95, of Hackensack, formerly of White Plains, N.Y., and London, died February 24.
Born in Hungary, she immigrated to the U.S. via England after World War II. She earned degrees at the New School for Social Research and New York University. She taught pre-school and was a professor at City College of New York, retiring at 70, continuing as professor emeritus until 80. She was the author of “The Block Book.”
Predeceased by her husband, Julius, she is survived by daughters, Susan and Naomi, and a sister, Martha Talmi in Israel.
Contributions can be sent to the Clear View School, Briarcliff Manor, N.Y. Arrangements were by Gutterman and Musicant Jewish Funeral Directors, Hackensack.
Ilene Reiss, 69, of Franklin Lakes, died February 23. She owned a travel agency.
Predeceased by her husband, Gary, she is survived by her children, Amy Meillarec (Michael), Bryan (Theresa), and Marc, and three grandchildren.
Arrangements were by Robert Schoem’s Menorah Chapel, Paramus.
Shirley Rosenberg, 87, of Virginia, formerly of Teaneck, died February 23.
Predeceased by her husband, Martin, and a son, Michael, she is survived by a daughter, Miriam Rollin (Michael); and a grandchild.
Before retiring, she was a Hebrew school teacher at Temple Sinai of Bergen County in Tenafly and Temple Beth El of Closter.
Donations can be made to the Center for Food Action in Englewood.
Arrangements were by Gutterman and Musicant Jewish Funeral Directors, Hackensack.
Louis A. Elkin, of Clifton, formerly of Paterson and Elmwood Park, died March 3.
Predeceased by his wife, Evelyn, he is survived by his daughters, Debbie Sarno, Adrianne Smith, Elena Schatz, and Sheree Covella; seven grandchildren, and a great-grandchild.
Before retiring, he was a paint foreman and member of Bergen County Local #1007 in Hackensack. He was a founding member of the Elmwood Park Jewish Center.
Donations can be sent to the United Jewish Appeal Campaign Fund. Arrangements were by Louis Suburban Chapel, Fair Lawn.
Evelyn Kaufman, neé Nelson, 103, of Pompton Plains, formerly of Paterson and Elmwood Park, died February 28.
She was the oldest living graduate of Eastside High School in Paterson.
Predeceased by her husband, Charles, she is survived by her children, Marlyn Brill, Gail Levine, and Alice Rosenzweig (Dr. Abraham); five grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren.
Donations can be made to Sage Eldercare, Summit, N.J., or a favorite charity. Arrangements were by Louis Suburban Chapel, Fair Lawn.
Blanche R. Berger, neé Sonenblum, 93, of Miami, formerly of Tenafly, died March 1.
Born in Vienna, she was a member of First Horodenker Sick and Benevolent Society of Manhattan.
Predeceased by her husband, Dr. Paul, she is survived by her children, Roni Gershon, (Dr. Roger), of Tenafly, Janice Landau, (Jeff), of Miami, and Bobby (Linda) of Connecticut; a brother, Sidney Sonenblum of California; and four grandchildren.
Arrangements were by Eden Memorial Chapels, Fort Lee.
Carmela Davida Scheinerman
Carmela Davida Scheinerman was born on January 31 at Robert Wood Johnson Medical Center to Leora and Daniel Scheinerman of Highland Park. She weighed seven pounds, one ounce. Her grandparents are Barbara David of Fort Lee, Danny David of Teaneck, and Rabbi Amy and Ed Scheinerman of Columbia, Md. Thelma and Irwin Rhine of Fort Lee are her great-grandparents.