Lifecycles

Unveilings – September 2016 issue

Posted on: August 31st, 2016 by tgregory

The unveiling of the headstone for Daniel Liff will take place at 1:15 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 11 at the Congregation Micah cemetery. The unveiling of the headstone for Marshall Karr will take place at 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 18 at The Temple cemetery. 


Sympathy – September 2016 issue

Posted on: August 31st, 2016 by tgregory

… to the family of Lillian Farkas Shemin, who died peacefully on July 18 at the Brookdale Belle Meade Senior Living center in Nashville. She was born December 3, 1934 in Moises Ville, Argentina and immigrated to the United States when she was 11.  She was married for 58 years to the late Julius A.

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Mazel Tov – September 2016 issue

Posted on: August 31st, 2016 by tgregory

… to Sophie Rapoport and Rabbi Joshua Barton on the birth of their son, Levi Peter Barton, on July 12. Levi, whose Hebrew name is Levi Elitzur, is the grandson of Mark and Anita Barton and Edward Rapoport and Anne-Monique Vos.


B’nai Mitzvah – September 2016

Posted on: August 31st, 2016 by tgregory

Elliott Flynn Nahmias will be called to the Torah as a bar mitzvah at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 10 West End Synagogue.  Elliott is the son of Sandy and Evan Nahmias and the big brother of Leeds and Noah.  His grandparents are Linda Belz Nahmias of Memphis; Susan and the late John Price of The

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Weddings – August 2016 issue

Posted on: July 31st, 2016 by tgregory

Gabrielle David Schonder and Vijay Shivram Iyer were married on May 7 by Rabbi Rami Shapiro at Southall Meadows in Franklin.  The bride, 30, a producer and reporter for “Frontline” on PBS, is the daughter of Deana E. Goldstein and James C. Schonder of Nashville. She graduated from Hillsboro High School and Hendrix College in

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B’nai Mitzvah – August 2016

Posted on: July 31st, 2016 by tgregory

Jonah Henry Barton will be called to the Torah as a bar mitzvah during Shabbat services at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 20 at Congregation Micah.  Jonah is the son of Sari and Daniel Barton and brother to Ruby.  He is the grandson of Lynn and David Barton of Nashville, Iris Weissman of New York City and the

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Unveilings – August 2016 issue

Posted on: July 31st, 2016 by tgregory

The unveiling of the headstone for Daniel Liff will be at 1:15 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 11 at the Congregation Micah cemetery.


Sympathy – August 2016 issue

Posted on: July 31st, 2016 by tgregory

… to the family of Barbara Merrie Blankstein, 72, who died on July 4 in Nashville. Born Oct. 13, 1943, “B. Merrie” was raised in Portland, Maine, by her parents, Joe and Betty Silverman. She attended Deering High School before going to college at Syracuse University, where on the first day she met her loving

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Mazel Tov – July 2016 issue

Posted on: June 30th, 2016 by tgregory

Tzivi and Rabbi Berel Namdar of Gothenburg, Sweden are the proud parents of a daughter, Chaya Mushka, who was born on June 3. Chaya is the granddaughter of Esther and Rabbi Yitzchok Tiechtel of Nashville and Leah and Rabbi Alex Namdar of Gothenburg.    Beit Miriam, the West End Synagogue religious school, presented Toby Rose

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Sympathy – July 2016 issue

Posted on: June 30th, 2016 by tgregory

… to the family of Marvin Raphael Bubis, who died peacefully at his home at Richland Place on May 28 at the age of 94. He was born October 13, 1921, in Nashville to Hattye and David Bubis. He was preceded in death by his cherished wife of 65 years, Bess Rosenblum Bubis; three sister,

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