Obituaries for 7-18-13


David Goldenberg, M.D.

On Monday, July 8, David Goldenberg, M.D. of Potomac. Beloved husband of Shirley Goldenberg; loving father of Leslye (Bruce Kogod) Halioua, Steve Greene and Richard (Janet) Goldenberg; dear grandfather of Uriel and Aviel Halioua and Joshua Goldenberg. Memorial contributions may be made to Montgomery Hospice Foundation, 1355 Piccard Drive, Suite 300, Rockville, MD 20850 or to the Montgomery County Coalition For The Homeless, 600-B East Gude Drive, Rockville, MD 20850. Arrangements entrusted to Torchinsky Hebrew Funeral Home.

Dr. Jacob C. Handelsman

On Monday, July 1, Dr. Jacob C. Handelsman, beloved husband of the late Shirley Esther Handelsman (nee Silverberg); beloved father of Steve (Ruth) Handelsman, Walt (Jodie) Handelsman and the late Bruce Handelsman and Jane Handelsman; devoted brother of Bea Tannenbaum; loving grandfather of Lauren, Jessica, James and William Handelsman. Arrangements by Sol Levinson & Bros., Inc.

June Pleason Levin

On Monday, July 8, June Pleason Levin. Daughter of the late Nathan and Anna Pleason; sister of the late Albert and Jack Pleason; beloved wife of Martin Levin; loving mother of children Bruce Levin (Scherry Needle), Shelley Chasen (Richard) and Andrew Levin (Cindy Palmer); adoring grandmother of Adam and Laura Chasen. Memorial contributions may be made to Ohr Kodesh Congregation.

Edith Newman

On Thursday, July 11, Edith Newman of Rockville. Beloved wife of the late Herbert M. Newman; devoted mother of Moshe (Priva) Newman and Cheryl (Robert) Wells; dear sister of Lillian Rosenschein and Pearl Garson; loving grandmother of Rivka (Yehuda Simcha) Storch, Chaim Menachem Newman, Tova (Aaron) Perlman, Chana Sara (Gershon) Goldberger, David and Mathew Wells; cherished great-grandmother of Menachem, Srulik, Ahuva, Tehila, Elisheva, Shani, Naftali, Yisroel, Leah and Dovi. Memorial contributions may be made to the Jewish National Fund. Arrangements entrusted to Torchinsky Hebrew Funeral Home.

Leonard Rotter

On Saturday, July 6, Leonard Rotter of Adelphi. Preceded in death by his beloved wife, Maxine and brothers, Sidney and Joseph Rotter. Adored father of Janice (Jim) Willis, Diane (Patrick) O’Neill and Linda (Ron) Ticker; devoted brother of Barbara Silverstein, David Rotter and Phyllis Goozh. Also survived by seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Hines-Rinaldi Funeral Home, Inc.

Miriam Samuels

On Friday, July 5, Miriam Samuels, affectionately known as “Ninnie,” of Cary, N.C. Beloved wife of the late Milton L. Samuels; mother of Stuart (Marcy) Samuels and Debra (Billy) Isenstein; grandmother of Arin (Tim Platts-Mills) Isenstein, Mindy (Travis) Isenstein Kososki, Michael (Molly) Samuels and Jacob Samuels; great-grandmother of Ian, Leah and Laurel Platts-Mills. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.

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