Aven- Sylvia (Franklin), of Milton, formerly of Brockton, on August 20, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Harold Aven. Devoted mother of Andrea Meister, and James Aven and his wife Lee. Mother-in-law of the late Jack Meister. Dear grandmother of Joanna Howarth and her husband Dean, Daniel J. Aven and his wife Claire, and Mark Meister and his fiancé Jessica Brandi. Great-grandmother of Isaac Howarth. Loving sister of the late Sidney and Irving Franklin. Service will be private. Memorial observance at the home of James and Lee Aven on Monday, August 25,2014 from 4-8 pm. Remembrances may be made to Temple Beth Emunah, 479 Torrey St., Brockton, MA 02401.
Services incomplete at this time.
Priscilla (Davis) Furst, 91, of Portsmouth, NH,formerly of Longboat Key,FL, Weston and Newton,MA, on August 18, 2014. Devoted daughter of the late Anna and Edward Davis. Beloved wife of the late Melvin Furst. Loving mother of Ron Furst and Diane Taylor, Gary and Ethel Furst, John Furst and Amy Cody, Penny Furst and the late Jeffrey Furst. Dear grandmother of Alex Furst and Kristin Irwin, Danielle Furst, Jenner Furst and Julia Nason, Eliza Shaye, Leah and Eric Alani, Jacob and Kate Furst, Asa Furst, Peter Furst and Luca Balogh-Furst, Arlo Furst and Madeline Furst. Proud great grandmother of Asher, Delilah, Eve and Alma Furst.
Funeral services will be private. Memorial observance will be at the home of John Furst and Amy Cody on Thursday 6:30-9:00pm. Remembrances in Priscilla’s memory may be made to The Gift Fund at the Mark Wentworth Home, 346 Pleasant Street, Portsmouth, NH 03801.
Lillian (Rosenthal) Cohen,of Stoughton, formerly of Deerfield Beach, FL, on August 15, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Arthur Cohen. Devoted mother of Marjorie Erlichman and the late Gerald Cohen. Dear grandmother of Evan and Becky Erlichman, Brad and Pam Erlichman, Jennifer Cohen and the late Michael Cohen. Great-grandmother of Braden, Avery, Eliza and Lily Erlichman, and Tyler Cohen. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Services were held Wednesday, August 20, 2014 in Florida. Memorial observance will be at her late residence, Friday 1-4 pm, Saturday 7-9 pm and Sunday 1-5 pm. Remembrances may be made to a charity of your choice .
Michael David Brody
Michael David Brody Of Natick, on August 17, 2014. Beloved husband of Elaine (Shapiro) Brody. Devoted father of Alyson Zackon and her husband Robert of Natick, Andrew Brody and his wife Allison of Brookline, Melissa Brody of Natick. Dear grandfather of Carly, Matthew, Dylan and Jordan. Loving brother of Richard Brody and his wife Joanne. Brother-in-Law of Ruth Elkins. Graveside services at the Beit Olam East Cemetery, Wayland, on Tuesday, August 19 at 11:00 am. Following services family and friends are invited to his late residence through 4 pm on Tuesday only. Remembrances may be made to Alzheimer’s Association of MA, 480 Pleasant Street, Watertown, MA 02472.
David A. Nadel
of Brighton, formerly of Brookline, on August 12, 2014. Husband of the late Nathalie (Marshall) Nadel and the late Marian (Tofias) Nadel. Father of Beth Nadel Dorfman and the late Frank Daniel Nadel. Grandfather of Samuel Zachary Dorfman and Aliza Jade Dorfman. Brother of Mara Nadel Ruda and the late Dr. M. Keith Nadel. Services at the Wilson Chapel, 234 Herrick Rd., Newton Centre, on Friday, August 15, 2014 at 11:00 am. In lieu of flowers, remembrances in his memory may be made to Fisher House – Boston, VA Medical Center, 1400 VFW Parkway, Boston, MA 02132 or to a charity of choice.
Dr. Alan Bronstein
75, of Sudbury, Mashpee, and formerly Framingham, unexpectedly on August 8, 2014. Beloved husband of Rhoda (Greenberg) Bronstein for 48 years. Devoted father of Debra Pullen and her husband Michael, and Julie Marhoom and her husband Amikam. Dear Papa of Jacob, Arielle, Daniel, Yonatan, and Chloe. Alan was a dedicated doctor of optometry for 45 years. He will be remembered lovingly by all who knew him. Services at Temple Shir Tikva, 141 Boston Post Rd., (Rt. 20), Wayland, on Monday, August 11, 2014 at 10:00 am. Following interment in Beit Olam East Cemetery, memorial observance will be held at the Clubhouse at 20 Northwood Dr., Sudbury, Monday through Thursday, 1-3 and 6-8 pm, and Friday 1-3 pm. In lieu of flowers, remembrances in his memory may be made to Temple Shir Tikva’s Study in Israel Scholarship Fund – www.shirtikva.org/about/givingtzedakah.
Jaffee- Jennifer, of Westborough, MA and N.Y.C., on August 6, 2014. Beloved wife of Skip Richards. Dear daughter of the late Sanford Jaffee and Miriam Pock Jaffee. Loving Sister of Lea Caplan. Step mother of Sarah Richards and Lisa Richards. Grandma of Thea, Zevi and Lyris Richards. Services at Congregation B’Nai Shalom, 117 East Main Street, Westborough, MA, on Monday, August 11, 2014 at 11 am. Interment at the Beit Olam East Cemetery, Wayland, MA. Remembrances may be made to Lymphoma Research Foundation, 115 Broadway, Room 1301, New York, NY 10006.
Ophir Feldman-In Boston, July 31, 2014. Burial in Israel .
Crafton Lloyd Wolfson
Crafton Lloyd Wolfson-of Hollywood, Fl., formerly of Newton, on July 31, 2014.Beloved husband of the late Eunice(Berman) Wolfson. Devoted fatner of Debra Herstoff and her husband James, Arthur Wolfson, and Janet Bates and her husband Peter. Dear grandfather of Jonathan Herstoff, and Naomi Herstoff, and Richard Wolfson. Dear brother of Rita Rotman, and the late Richard ,Raymond and Bertram Wolfson. Services in The Chapel at Sharon Memorial Park, 120 Canton St., Sharon, on Sunday August 3, 2014 at 10:00 am. In lieu of flowers remembrances may be made to American Heart Association,300 Fifth Avenue, Suite 6, Waltham, MA , 02451.