Funerals and Memorial Services
Zichronam Livracha – May Their Memories be for a Blessing
The greeting to mourners is as follows: HaMakom y’nakhem et-khem. May God comfort you and all those who mourn in Zion and Jerusalem.
This week we mourn the following losses, listed alphabetically.
We offer condolences to her son, Ron Blatman, daughter-in-law, Emerald Yeh, and grandchildren, Benzi and Robbie Blatman.
We offer condolences to her parents, Dr. Martin and Edis Robinson.
We offer condolences to her son, Dr. Michael Kaiser, and son-in-law, Larry Sanders.
Sally Ilene Comfort Maycock Voss
We offer condolences to her son, Randy Maycock, daughter-in-law, Karen Barton-Maycock, and grandson, Isaac Maycock.
This month we mourn the following losses, listed alphabetically.
Barbara Merle Cowen
We offer condolences to her daughter Lori Coleman, son-in-law Andrew Coleman and her grandchildren Hannah and Olivia Coleman.
We offer condolences to his parents, Susan and David Dossetter and his siblings Benjamin, Asher, Clara and Violetta Dossetter.
We offer condolences to his wife Susan Kaplan and his son.
Dr. Stan Osher
We offer condolences to his brother, Mark Oscherwitz, and sister-in-law, Susan Oscherwitz.
We offer condolences to her daughter, Natalya Vilikhina, son-in-law, Alexander Popovich, and grandchildren, Katherine and Paul Popovich.
Congregation Emanu-El believes it is important to have a community to reach out to should a member family suffer a loss. At Emanu-El our rabbis and cantor are here to help in that time of need. Not only do our clergy perform funerals and memorial services, but they also provide spiritual counseling if requested.
To reach our clergy regarding a recent loss please contact Terry Kraus at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (415) 750-7552.
To schedule an on-site funeral/memorial service please contact Svetlana Leykin at email@example.com or (415) 751-2541 x123.
Our clergy (if available) can perform on-site non-member funerals/memorial services but there will be an officiating fee and a facility usage fee. For more information please contact Svetlana Leykin at the email or phone number listed above.
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Giving Tzedakah to remember a loved one is a mitzvah.
Please consider making an additional donation to the Emanu-El Life Cycle fund in gratitude for the services our clergy provided during these profound moments. The Life Cycle fund makes it possible for all members, no matter their economic circumstance, to have the services of the clergy during these transitional times in their lives. Donate online or contact the Development Office at (415) 750-7554.