Obituaries for Nov. 22, 2016


Ruth C. Boorstein

On Nov. 17, Ruth C. Boorstein died peacefully in her home in Kensington Park. Beloved wife of the late Edward Boorstein; loving mother of Eli (Sally Hausman) Nadel and Susan (Gary) Tabach; loving grandmother of Jennifer (Matthew) Gerst, Michelle (Arden) Farhi, Alyssa (Norman) Chao, Gabrielle Nadel and Tori Nadel; loving great-grandmother of Daniel Gerst and Ethan Gerst; loving stepmother of Sharon (Robert Walter) Evans, Steven Boorstein, David Boorstein, Nancy Stevens; loving stepgrandmother of Bryan (Kim Ziesemer) Boorstein, Ben (Jeanette) Boorstein, Brandon Evans, Morgan Stevens, Dylan Stevens, Hannah Boorstein and Isaask Boorstein; loving daughter of the late Sadie Taetle Contract Kaplan and Eli Contract; cherished cousin, sister-in-law and friend to many. Donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation, Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Online Services or a charity of choice.

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