Tributes: Prior Years


2020

Robin Kroll - In honor of Harvey Grad

Mick and Lyn Soss - In memory of Larry J. Kuznetz

WSJHS board of directors & Kenny and Lisa Kranseler - In memory of Shirley Kadden

Joel Erlitz - In memory of Jacob Englestein

WSJHS board of directors & Kenny and Lisa Kranseler - In memory of Morton Kuznetz

Sydney Poll Calvo - In honor of Harold I Poll

Gary and Renee Levy - In memory of Bryan Levy

Laurie Litwack - In honor of Rabbi Sydney at Temple Bnai Torah

WSJHS board of directors & Kenny and Lisa Kranseler - In honor of the birth of Nathan WIlliam to Dave Rosenbaum and Miri Cypers

Jeffrey and Ilene Ross - In memory of Joe Rogel

WSJHS board of directors & Kenny and Lisa Kranseler - In memory of Neil Schneider

Debra Oppenheim with Stu, Harry, Chelsea, & Eva - In honor of Doris Stiefel's birthday

Bob & Gail Alexander - In memory of Joe Rogel

WSJHS board of directors & Kenny and Lisa Kranseler - In memory of Leah Zallman

Al, Hezy, Tom, Poonam, & Soulee - In memory of Joe Rogel

WSJHS board of directors & Kenny and Lisa Kranseler - In memory of Joe Rogel

Laurie Litwack - In honor of Rabbi Molly's first high holidays at Temple Bnai Torah

WSJHS board of directors & Kenny and Lisa Kranseler - In memory of Leah Zallman

John Hirschel - In honor of Doris Stiefel's birthday

Malcolm and Dorothy Lederman - In memory of Ted Rosenblume

John Lang & Laurie Litwack - In honor of Rabbi Molly's first High Holidays with Temple Bnai Torah

Sharon Stiefel - In memory of Ernst R. Stiefel

Kenny and Lisa Kranseler - In memory of Mark Fishman

WSJHS board of directors & Kenny and Lisa Kranseler - In memory of Eleanor Esfeld Cohon

Steven Baral - In honor of Albert Israel

WSJHS board of directors & Kenny and Lisa Kranseler - Refuah Shlemah for Herman Kleiner

Patty Friedman - In honor of Joe and Lila Greengard

Kenny & Lisa Kranseler - In memory of Bonnie Katz Tenenbaum

WSJHS board of directors - In memory of Bonnie Katz Tenenbaum

Steve and Reyna Gustav - In honor of Dennis Goldstein on the occasion of his birthday

Yetta Kahan Strauss - In memory of Rabbi Isidore and Toni Kahan

Richard & Marilyn Brody - In memory of Goldie Tobin and Beatrice Wolf 

Joshua Schaer - In memory of Nancy A. Schaer

Ruth Sassoon - In memory of Julian Agranoff

Jackie Williams - In memory of Goldie Tobin

Ethan Patashnik & Susan Schwartz - In memory of Bella Israel

WSJHS board of directors & Lisa Kranseler - In memory of Ina Willner

WSJHS board of directors & Kenny and Lisa Kranseler - In honor of Grant & Kathy Degginger on the birth their grandson

Leonard & Louise Berman - In memory of Esther Chiprut

Elizabeth Renna - In honor of Ruth Sassoon

WSJHS Archives Committee - In memory of Lori Faghin

WSJHS board of directors & Lisa Kranseler - In memory of David Adler

WSJHS board of directors & Lisa Kranseler - In memory of Rose Ann Finkel

Gregory Korshin - In memory of Leah Perepelitsky (grandmother)

Paul & Leisa Goldberg - In memory of Ovadia Family

Steven & Iris Schwartz - Jonathan Peskin

Jeff & Shari Altchech - In memory of Salvator Altchech

Andrea Kalin - In memory of Menasce Family

Dina Tanners - In memory of Abe & Emma Nelson (grandparents)

Jason & Betsy Schneier - In memory of Dr. Harold & Mildred Rosenbaum

Deborah Rustin - In memory of Jean Rustin (mother)

Dave & Sandra Altaras - In honor of Dean Altaras

Aaron & Amy Lavin - In memory of Bebe & Bob Kantor

Erika Michael - In memory of Ernest Michael

Nancy Blase - In memory of Elsie May Gross Herzog

Steve & Cindy Linkon - In memory of Robert Frank (father)

WSJHS board of directors & Lisa Kranseler - In honor of the birth of a grandson to Zack Mosner & Patty Friedman

WSJHS board of directors & Lisa Kranseler - In memory of Fran Calderon

WSJHS board of directors & Lisa Kranseler - In honor of Naomi Newman receiving the 2020 Althea Stroum Woman of Distinction Award

WSJHS board of directors & Lisa Kranseler - In honor of Supreme Court Justice Raquel Montoya-Lewis

Jane Stiefel - In memory of Ernest R. Stiefel

WSJHS board of directors & Lisa Kranseler - In memory of Lawrence "Larry" Fisher

Jackie Williams - In honor of Goldie Tobin for a speedy recovery

WSJHS board of directors & Lisa Kranseler - In memory of Alvin "Bob" Kantor

Jeff & Julie Morris - In Memory of Itsey & Kathryn Brenner

WSJHS board of directors & Lisa Kranseler - In honor of Goldie Tobin for a speedy recovery

Ruth Sassoon - In memory of Sylvia Agranoff

Kenny & Lisa Kranseler - In honor of Alayne Sulkin winning the 2019 Voices of Humanity Award Recipient

Nick and Michele Keller - In memory of Bella Israel

Rabbi Sharon Stiefel - In honor of Ernest R. Stiefel


2019

Kenny & Lisa Kranseler - In honor of Rose Ann Finkel for a speed recovery

Dennis & Diane Warshal - In memory of Fredric Coopersmith

Jack & Frankie Bookey - In memory of Bryan Levy

Ruth Sassoon - In memory of Bella Israel

Harris & Jean Klein - In honor of Mari Lavin's bat mitzvah

WSJHS Board of Directors - In honor of Garrett Rutledge for a speedy recovery

Tony & Lynn Wartnick - In memory of Bella Israel

WSJHS Board of Directors - In memory of Bella Israel

Sydney Dratel - In memory of Bryan Levy

WSJHS Board of Directors - In honor of Leslie Rosen on the birth of her son

WSJHS Board of Directors - In honor of the birth of Stan & Michele Rosen's new grandson

Steve & Reyna Gustav - In honor of Dennis Goldstein

WSJHS Board of Directors & Lisa Kranseler - In honor of the youngest son of Bob & Cindy Strauss getting married

Michele Keller - In honor of Lilly de Jaen's birthday

Michele Keller - In honor of Dennis Goldstein's birthday

WSJHS Board of Directors & Lisa Kranseler - In honor of Joel Migdal career on the announcement of his retirement

WSJHS Board of Directors - In memory of Rabbi Solomon Miamon

WSJHS Board of Directors - In memory of Grace Azose

Kenny & Lisa Kranseler - In honor of the birth of a grandson to Don and Deanne Etsekson 

Ron & Toni Waldbaum - In memory of Bryan Levy

WSJHS Board of Directors - In memory of Bryan Levy

Brad & Susan Lehrer - In memory of Bryan Levy

Kenny & Lisa Kranseler - In memory of Bryan Levy

Michele Keller - In memory of Fredric Coopersmith

Jake & Linda Jacobs - In honor of Bradley Lehrer's birthday

Bobbie Stern - In memory of Fredric Coopersmith

Ruth Sassoon - In honor of Lilly De Jaen's birthday

WSJHS Board of Directors - In honor of the birth of the first child to John Shaffer & Sarah Finney

Betsy & Jason Schneier - In memory of Fredric Coopersmith

Lynne Smith - In memory of Fredric Coopersmith

Brian Quint - In memory of Fredric Coopersmith

Iantha & Stan Sidell - In memory of Fredric Coopersmith

WSJHS Board of Directors - In memory of Fredric Coopersmith

Nancy Blase - In memory of Steve Adler

Doris Stiefel - In memory of Steve Adler

Lilly De Jaen - In memory of Steve Adler

Lisa & Kenny Kranseler - In honor of Alyssa Boden

Jackie Williams - In memory of Marilyn Sidel

Jane Stiefel - In memory of Ernst R. Stiefel

Jackie Williams - In memory of Judith Rosenthal


2018

Stuart Eskenazi - In honor of the 2018 Meta Butnick award honoree Dr. Howard Droker

Debra Oppenheim & Family - In honor of Doris Stiefel's Birthday

Don & Goldie Silverman- In honor of the 2018 Meta Butnick award honoree Dr. Howard Droker

Lilly De Jaen - In honor of the 2018 Meta Butnick award honoree Dr. Howard Droker

Doris Stiefel - In honor of the 2018 Meta Butnick award honoree Dr. Howard Droker

Jackie Williams - In honor of the 2018 Meta Butnick award honoree Dr. Howard Droker

Carol Bergson - In honor of the 2018 Meta Butnick award honoree Dr. Howard Droker

Stan Zeitz - In honor of Doris Stiefel's birthday

Alan Peizer - In honor of Doris Stiefel's birthday

Nevil & Carol Hermer - In honor of the 2018 Meta Butnick award honoree Dr. Howard Droker

Ronald Pergamit - In honor of the 2018 Meta Butnick award honoree Dr. Howard Droker

Barbara Rait - In honor of the 2018 Meta Butnick award honoree Dr. Howard Droker

Nancy Blase - In honor of the 2018 Meta Butnick award honoree Dr. Howard Droker

John Hirschel - In honor of Doris Stiefel's birthday

Deborah & Yuval Peres - In honor of Doris Stiefel's birthday

Judy Schocken - In honor of Doris Stiefel's birthday

Lilly De Jaen - In honor of Doris Stiefel's birthday

Robert Lackman - In honor of the 2018 Meta Butnick award honoree Dr. Howard Droker

WSJHS Board of Directors - In memory of Frances Rogers

Doris Stiefel - In memory of Frances Rogers

Doreen Alhadeff - In honor of the 20 women recognized as Agents of Change

Paula Podemski - In honor of Lisa Kranseler

David Kaplan & Susan DeVan - In memory of Sara & Seymour Kaplan

Efrem & Linda Krisher and Family - In honor of Doris Stiefel's birthday

Sharon Stiefel - In memory of her father

Betsy & Jason Schneier - In memory of Mildred Rosenbaum

Dina Tanners - In memory of Sid Nelson

Susan Megerman - In memory and honor of her mother Jeanette Schrieber

Michael Brand - In honor of Laurie Levine

Nancy Blase - In honor of Doris Stiefel

Elizabeth Richter - In memory of Judith Rosenthal

Lilly De Jaen In honor of Ruth Sassoon's birthday

Harvey G. Greenberg - In memory of Charles Israel Stusser

Doris Stiefel - In memory of Herb Bridge

WSJHS Board of Directors - In memory of Charles (Chuck) Broches

Lisa & Kenny Kranseler - In memory of Jack Moshcatel

Jane Stiefel - In memory of Ernest R. Stiefel

Lilly De Jaen - In honor of Doris Stiefel


2017

Ruth Sassoon - In memory of Allison Schuster

Larry Kleinberg - In memory of John Holcenberg

Larry Kleinberg - In memory of Socco Stern

Sandra Glazer Lake - In honor of Barbara Spiro's birthday

Roz & Alan Bornstein - In honor of Albert Israel

Marjorie Danz

Doris Stiefel - In honor of Lila & Joe Greengard's 65th anniversary

David Meltzer - In honor of Laurie Levine and her unflagging commitment and outstanding work in making the WSJHS collections accessible.

Barbara Rait - In honor of Lila & Joe Greengard's 65th anniversary

David Meltzer - In honor of Evan Meltzer becoming a Bar Mitzvah

Lilly De Jaen - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Jackie Williams - In honor of Lila & Joe Greengard's 65th anniversary

Marilyn Brody - In honor of Lila & Joe Greengard's 65th anniversary

Marilyn Brody - In honor of Earl & Eva Shulman's 50th anniversary

Ralph Maimon - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Paul Sytman - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Ruth Sassoon - In honor of Lisa Kranseler and her beginning her 13th (bat mitzvah) year with the WSJHS

Sharon Stiefel

Craig Sternberg - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Ruth Sassoon - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Rick Israel - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Ronald L Ralph - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Toni Waldbaum - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Susan R. Rubens - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Tony Wartnik - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Audrey Rosenfeld - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Dr. Elie & Miriam Levy - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Jamie Merriman-Cohen - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Eugene Normand - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Mike Gale - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Allen Israel - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Ronald Pergamit - - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Susan Schwartz - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Julie Hirsch - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Moe Israel - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Bella Israel - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

David Rind - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Dennis Goldstein- In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Annette de Soto - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Perry Spring - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Peter Mark - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Lawrence Nash - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Jessie Israel - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Paula Podemski - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Linda Kosin - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Janet Gray - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Joani Diskin Saran - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Ruth Sassoon - In honor Craig Sternberg

Larry Kleinberg - In memory of Gerda Frumkin

Terry Posner - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Mickey & Lyn Soss - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Doris Stiefel - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Nancy Blase - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Laura Miller - In honor of 2017 Meta Buttnick award honoree Albert Israel

Stuart EskenaziTribute in honor of Albert Israel, Meta Buttnick 2017

Doris Stiefel - In honor of Joel Migdal & Peggy Brill on their upcoming wedding

Paula Podemski - In memory of Arthur Kranseler

Ann Nieder - In memory of Nancy Leavill and Merle Greengard

Jackie Williams - In honor of Lila Greengard's Birthday

Ruth Sassoon - In memory of her father Murray Meld

Rodney Waldbaum In honor of Craig Sternberg's receipt of the Cordovo Society's L'dor V'dor Award

Ruth Sassoon - In memory of Merle Greengard-Morris

Jane Stiefel

Doris Stiefel - In memory of Norman Chapman

Cindy Stratiner - In honor of Lisa Kranseler's time and help

Doris Stiefel - In honor of Erika Michael's birthday

Ruth Sassoon

Nancy Corning

Mel Sturman


2016

Doris Stiefel

Ruth Sassoon

Sharon Stiefel

Lilly De Jaen

Joe Greengard - In honor of Dennis Goldstein

Doris Stiefel

Patty Friedman

Lilly De Jaen

Ruth Sassoon

Doris Stiefel

Terry Brashem

Cindy Stratiner

Laura Miller

Bobbie Rostow - In honor of Terry Posner

Nancy Corning

Lilly De Jaen

Joe Greengard

Ruth Sassoon

Jacki Delecki

Sandra Glazer Lake

Annette Siegel

Jessica Prince - In honor of Lisa Kranseler

Pauline Stern

George M Kohn

Cynthia Flash Hemphill

Evelyn Rubinstein-Benzikry

Albert Israel

Michele Keller

Tamar Boden

Jessica Prince

Lynn Wartnik

Joel Migdal

Doris Stiefel

Paula Podemski

Linda Bookey

Jackie Fisher Cohn

Laura Miller

Ruth Sassoon

Joanne & Bernie Arfin

Marilyn & Chuck Caplan

Doris Stiefel - In honor of Ed Bridge's birthday

Ruth Sassoon

Lilly De Jaen

Jane Stiefel

Jane Stiefel

Nancy Corning

Stephen Sadis


2015 & Older

Betsy and Jason Schneier

Linda Weinstein

Betsy and Jason Schneier

Stephen and Arlene Cohen

Betsy and Jason Schneier

Barbara Rait

Linda Bookey

Robin Calderon

Rebecca Zimmerman

Ada Vandam

Betty Arfin

Craig Saran and Joani Diskin Saran

Jackie Williams

Ralph and Esther Maimon

Jackie Williams

Robert Amkraut

Rebecca Zimmerman

Norman and Karyl Winn

Marylin and Cliff Winkler

Jackie Williams

Marylin and Cliff Winkler

Ronald and Devorah Weinstein

Elise Topp

Jackie Williams

Robert Amkraut

Norman and Karyl Winn

Marianne Weingarten

Hal Vhugen

Susan Wise

Jackie Williams

David and Rita Wise

Rahla Turck