veteran Max Salden

of Randolph, on April 22, 2015. Beloved husband of Beatrice (Lederman) Salden. Devoted father of Maureen Paley and her husband Larry, Cheryl Green and her husband James, and Howard Salden and his wife Freddi. Loving papa of Adam and Joshua Schaitel, Felicia and Ben Salden, and Mitchell Green. Dear brother of the late Eleanor Morril and her husband Mondel, and Edith Gaines and her husband Herman. Brother-in-law of Leonard Lederman. Also survived by many beloved nieces and nephews. Services at Temple Beth Am, 871 North Main St., Randolph, MA 02368, Sunday, April 26, 2015 at 1:30 pm. Following interment in Temple Emeth Memorial Park, 776 Baker St., West Roxbury, memorial observance will be at the Salden residence until 8 pm on Sunday and on Monday from 2-4 & 7-9 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Temple Beth Am.

Dr. Albert J. Kazis

Albert J. Kazis DMD- Of Brookline, formerly of Newton, on April 23 at his home surrounded by his family, one month short of his 90th birthday. Dr. Kazis was a noted prosthodontist and professor of dental medicine, and the author of a seminal book on prosthodontics. Born in Cambridge, he received his undergraduate education from Boston University, his D.M.D. degree from the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, and his masters degree in public health at the Harvard School of Public Health. He taught Prosthodontics at Tufts, then entered into private practice in Boston with his father, Harry Kazis, in 1952. He became a Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics in 1967. He continued to teach in the dental schools at Tufts and Harvard, and was assistant dean of the Harvard School of Dental Medicine from 1968 to 1971, and chair of the Department of Prosthetic Dentistry at Harvard from 1988 to 1994. Dr. Kazis lectured widely on mouth rehabilitation in the U.S. and Latin America, was a leader in a number of dental organizations, and wrote two books on prosthetic dentistry, the first with his father. He retired from private practice in 1998. From 1995 until 2000 he served as an appointee of Governor William Weld to the Board of Registration in Dentistry from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Dr. Kazis was a trustee of Congregation Mishkan Tefila in Newton. He was the beloved husband for 65 years of Rose Leah (Etscovitz) Kazis. He was devoted father of Lewis Kazis and his wife Beatrix Thomas, Joel D. Kazis and his wife Sara E. Nathan, and Ellen Kazis-Walker and Don Walker. He was the loving grandfather of David Kazis, Josh Nathan-Kazis and his wife Emily Seife, Saul Nathan-Kazis, Rebecca Walker, and Ben Walker. He was the cherished brother of Agnes Young, Earle W. Kazis, and the late Shirlee Shrago. Funeral will be held at Congregation Mishkan Tefila, 300 Hammond Pond Parkway, Chestnut Hill, at 1 PM on April 24. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Harvard Institute for Learning in Retirement, 34 Concord Avenue, Cambridge.

Harvey Sacks

Harvey Sacks-Of Canton, on April 22, 2015.Graveside service at Sharon Memorial Park, Sharon on Friday April 24, 2015 at 1:45pm.

Anna “Helen” (Froomer) Goldstein

Of Delray Beach, FL, formerly of Natick, on Wed., April 22, 2015. Beloved wife of the late Herbert Goldstein. Mother of Michael Goldstein (Ava), Paul Goldstein (Susan), and Hillary Harris (Peter). Also survived by 7 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Services at Sharon Memorial Park, 43 Dedham St, Sharon, Sunday, April 26, 2015 at 1:45 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to a charity of choice.

Rose Goldfarb

Rose Goldfarb-of Falmouth, MA, on April 21, 2015. Graveside service at  Falmouth Congregation Cemetery,  Friday, April 24, 2015.

Helen Stonberg

Helen (Silverman) Stonberg of West Palm Beach, FL at age 97, on Monday, April 20, 2015, having lived a full and elegant life. Beloved wife of the late Samuel Stonberg. Loving mother of Lisa and Paul Karofsky.  Devoted grandmother of Jody and Larry Epstein and David and Jennifer Karofsky.  Adoring great grandmother of Adam, Sydney, Matthew and Lily. Dear sister of the late Irving and Robert Silverman.  Services on Thursday, April 23,2015 at 12:45 pm in the Chapel at Sharon Memorial Park, 40 Dedham St., Sharon, MA.  Memorial observance following the service through Thursday evening at the home of Jody and Larry Epstein.  Remembrances in her memory may be made to Hospice of Palm Beach Foundation, 5300 East Ave., West Palm Beach, FL 33407 or Hebrew SeniorLife, 1200 Centre St., Roslindale, MA 02131.

Jonathan Zibrak

Jonathan Zibrak

Jonathan Bennett Zibrak of the South End, Boston, age 24. Beloved son of Beverly and Joseph Zibrak. Dear brother of Benjamin and Arielle Zibrak and their spouses, Rachel Zibrak and Trevor Pederson. Loving uncle of Amaya, Nolan, and Cameron Zibrak. Jonathan passed away suddenly on  the morning of April 18th in Los Angeles. Funeral services to be held on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 10 am in the Wilson Chapel on the campus of the Newton Andover Theological School/ Hebrew College, 234 Herrick Road, Newton Centre, MA.  Private burial on Cape Cod. Shiva will be observed at the home of Joseph Zibrak,20 Dwight St. ,Boston’s South End, on Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday 6-9 pm; and at the home of Beverly Zibrak, 22 Still St., Brookline, on Saturday and Monday 6-9 pm. In lieu of flowers, gifts in honor and memory of Jonathan can be made to the Care Coordination and Recovery Support Fund for persons with mental illness.  Please write checks to Jewish Family and Children’s Service and send to 1430 Main Street, Waltham, MA 02451, Attention: Development Office, or gifts can be made online at If you have any questions about donating, please contact Melissa King at 781-693-1345.




Lillian E. (Snyder) Rich

Lillian E. (Snyder) Rich- Of Canton, on April 18, 2015. Beloved wife of the late Herbert W. Rich. Devoted mother of Harvey Rich, Martin Rich and his wife Lauri, and Robert Rich. Cherished grandmother of Alexandra Rich and Ian Rich. Loving sister of the late Milton Snyder. Beloved cousin and dear friend of Dorothy Vitale. Services at the Chevra Kadusha of Boston Cemetery, 19 Washington St., Woburn, Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 12 Noon. Memorial observance at the home of Martin and Lauri Rich Tuesday until 8 pm and Wednesday 4-8 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of choice.

veteran Lester Sumner Mendelsohn


Lester   Sumner  Mendelsohn


Of  Newton, on April 17, 2015. Beloved husband of Cecile Glazier Mendelsohn. Devoted father of Cathy L. Mendelsohn and her husband Rene Hen, Peter Mendelsohn, and Elizabeth Isaacson and her husband Jeffrey. Loving grandfather of Nicolas, Emile, Zachary and Dani. Dear brother- in- law of the late Irwin Glazier and his surviving wife Renee. Loving uncle of Elise Savidge, June Mattioli, Robyn Hecht, Jocelyn, Jonathan, and Elizabeth Glazier. Co-owner of Mendelsohn’s of Waltham with his late sister Jeanne Rakusin. Services at The Wilson Chapel, 234 Herrick Rd., Newton, on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 1:30 pm. Following interment at Beth El Cemetery, Baker St., West Roxbury, memorial observance will be at his residence until 8:00 pm Tuesday, and Wednesday 2-5 pm. In lieu of flowers remembrances to Alzheimer’s Association, 480 Pleasant St, Watertown, MA  02472.

Leon Hochbaum

Leon Hochbaum-on April 13,2015, in Florida. Services at Temple Israel, 125 Pond St., Sharon, on Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 1:00 pm. Interment at Sharon Memorial Park.

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