Obituaries

In Memoriam / Of Blessed Memory Z”L

Robert “Bob” Hurtte
Bob Hurtte, 57, passed away December 10, 2016 in his home surrounded by family. A memorial service will be held on Sunday, December 18, at 2pm at Congregation Brith Shalom, 4610 Bellaire Blvd, Bellaire, Texas 77401, Cantor Mark Levine and Hazzan in Residence David Krohn officiating. A celebration of Bob’s life will be planned for the end of January.

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Raya Meyerson
Annette Ray “Raya” Pinkenson Meyerson completed her life on November 23, 2016, at the young age of 88. A Memorial Service will be held at 3:00 pm, Sunday, November 27, 2016, in the Barish Sanctuary at Congregation Emanu El, 1500 Sunset Blvd., Houston, Texas 77005; Rabbi Roy A. Walter will officiate.

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Jerry Singerman
Jerry Singerman of Houston, Texas, 65 years of age, died on Monday, October 31st, 2016, surrounded by his family. Funeral Services took place 11:00 am on Thursday, November 3, 2016 in the Freedman-Levit Sanctuary at Beth Yeshurun Synagogue, 4525 Beechnut Street, Houston, 77096; Rabbi David Rosen and Cantor Meir Finkelstein officiating. Burial took place following the Funeral Service in Beth Yeshurun Post Oak Cemetery, 1037 North Post Oak Road, Houston, 77055.

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Gisela Majzner
Gisela Majzner, 91, of Houston, TX passed away September 12, 2016. Burial will take place Friday, September 16, 2016 at 1:00 PM, in Beth Yeshurun Post Oak Cemetery, 1037 N Post Oak Rd, Houston, TX 77055, Rabbi Steve Morgen and Cantor Diane Dorf officiating.

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Allan Carl Pogach
Allan Carl Pogach, 71, lost his courageous 2 ½ year battle to pancreatic cancer on August 21, 2016. A Memorial Service honoring Al will be held Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 11:30 AM, in the Proler Chapel at Congregation Emanu El, 1500 Sunset Blvd., Houston, Texas 77005; Rabbi Roy A. Walter will officiate. A private burial will take place in Emanu El Memorial Park.

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Alan “Al” Troner
Alan J. Troner,”Al Troner”, unexpectedly passed away at the age of 61 in his home in Houston. Funeral services will be held at Gutterman’s Funeral Directors, 175 North Long Beach Road, Rockville Centre, New York 11570 on August 12 at 10 a.m.

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Ann Oppman
A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, August 3, 2016, 4:30 pm, in the Proler Chapel, Congregation Emanu El, 1500 Sunset Blvd. Houston, Texas 77005; Rabbi Roy A. Walter officiating.

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Harold Leon Gluckman
Harold Leon Gluckman passed away July 18, 2016. A graveside service will take place at 10:30 am, Thursday, July 21, 2016, in Beth Yeshurun Post Oak Cemetery, 1037 N Post Oak Rd, Houston, TX 77055, Rabbi Jack Segal officiating.

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Rose Griswold
With sorrow we announce the death of Rose Griswold on Thursday, June 23. A graveside service will be held on Sunday, June 26 at 10:30 a.m. in Emanu El Memorial Park, 8341 Bissonnet Street, Houston, Texas 77074, , Rabbi Roy A. Walter and Cantor Vadim Tunitsky officiating.

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Sylvia Lorraine Netter Cohen
Sylvia Lorraine Cohen passed away peacefully on Friday June 17, 2016 at 94 years of age. A graveside service will be held on Sunday, June 19, 2016 at 10:00 am in Emanu El Memorial Park; 8341 Bissonnet St, Houston, Texas 77074, with Rabbi Pam Silk officiating.

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