MARTIN STANLEY ZIMMERMAN (June 23, 1945 - August 17, 2020)

On Monday, August 17, 2020, at Carewest Dr Vernon Fanning Centre in Calgary, AB, our cousin Martin peacefully took his last breath.
Born in Winnipeg, Martin was the cherished only son of Eve (Moldowan of Toronto) and Louis Zimmerman. He graduated from Kelvin High School and received BA and LLB degrees from the University of Manitoba.


Lawrence Gladstone, at the age of 97, passed on August 25, 2020, the 5th of Elul.
He is survived by his companion and confidant Carolyn, first wife Louise (nee Winegratsky), daughters Robin, Marcia (Ray), Terri (Daryl) and son Scott; grandchildren Erica (Ryan), Joel (Christina), Brooke (Jacob), Haley (Ryan), Derek, Madison, and Cameron; and great-grandchildren Jordan, Cecily, Owen, and Connor.
Larry was predesceased by his parents, Harry and Frida Rifka, brothers Max (Rose), Joe (Evelyn), and sister Anne (Bert).


Peacefully, with dignity, and his family by his side, Abe Simkin passed away at Del Mar, California on July 22, 2020 at the age of 98.

Abe was predeceased by his wife Fan Simkin, his parents, Fanny and Samuel Simkin, his siblings and their spouses, Jen and Sam Cohen, Clara and Joe Erlichman, Jim and Lil Simkin, Saul and Claribel Simkin , and Blackie and Jean Simkin, his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Sam and Leah Rosenberg, Max Rosenberg, Becky and Harry Rosenberg, and Becky and Irv Ruvinsky, and his daughter-in-law Kathryn Simkin.

ROCHELLE “COOKY” ELKUN February 6, 1945 - July 24, 2020.

Rochelle ElkunRochelle “Cooky” Elkun Passed away Friday, July 24, 2020 after a brief but heroic battle with leukemia.

Cooky was a wonderful devoted daughter, sister, aunt, great aunt and friend. Her dog Brandi was her constant companion until she went to doggy heaven.
Cooky was pre-deceased by her loving parents Deby and Louie Blank.

DEBBY (SLOBINSKY) LEXIER May 28, 1929 to July 21, 2020

Lexier Debbie edited 1Athlete, aesthete, early adopter, stylish dresser, party-thrower, voracious reader, world traveler, prodigious note writer, award-winning gardener – these are but a few of the many ways to describe the one and only, Debby Lexier.

CHERYL ANNE (LAVITT) LAZAR November 2, 1965 - June 30, 2020

Cheryl Lazar edited 1After a long and courageous battle with cancer, Cheryl Anne Lazar, loving wife, mother, daughter, sister and aunt, passed away on June 30, 2020 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

GLORIA REMIS BROWN March 2, 1922 - July 6, 2020

Gloria Brown color edited 1With great sorrow, we announce the passing of Gloria Brown on Monday, July 6, 2020 at 98 years of age.

PAUL STEIN March 4, 1936 – June 13, 2020

Paul Stein photoPaul Stein passed away on June 13, 2020 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.


Nasberg Molly colourShortly after celebrating 100 years of a life filled with love, laughter and family, our precious mother Mollie passed away peacefully on June 6, 2020.

LAZER BAR-AD (BORODITSKY) November 18, 1937 - June 21, 2020

Lazer passed away after a brief illness, leaving a legacy of dedication to family, education and Jewish life.  After marrying Leah Kolber of Israel, he taught in Medicine Hat, Portage la Prairie and Winnipeg in the 1960's.  In the late 1960s,  Lazer, Leah, Yaffa and Roneet settled in Israel where son Aviram was born.

KOBY AIDEN SHUSTER September 29, 1989 – May 27, 2020

Shuster KobyKoby was not your average human.


Wiwierski ClaraWe wish to announce the passing of Clara Wiwierski (Haya Pesia Gurvitz) on April 16, 2020.

GERSHON DAVID SUCHAROV September 6, 1942 - July 17, 2019

Gershon SucharovGently, surrounded by his family, Gersh left this world in St. Boniface Hospital ICU due to systemic infection. His body and spirit fought hard but this time there was no reprieve.


It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear beloved mother and grandmother, Mina Engel.
Mina passed away on December 4, 2019 at St. Boniface Hospital in Winnipeg, Manitoba.


Fritzie TelpnerWith deep sadness, the family announces the passing of Fritzi Telpner (nee Shuckett) on Tuesday June 2, 2020 at the age of 98.