Condolence Notifications

May Their Memory Be For A Blessing

 

Anyone may submit a death notification for a member of the Madison area Jewish community. The submissions will be posted on this page of our website. We will do our best to post submissions received on the same day or next day, Monday - Friday. A daily email will be sent  to anyone who has subscribed to receive condolence notifications when there are new posts to the website on that day.

Dorothy (Gahr) Schwartz

With great sadness, we write to inform you of the death on June 7 of Dorothy (Gahr) Schwartz, wife of William “Bill" z"l; daughter of Ben and Clara (Ackerman) Gahr z"l; brother of Norton Gahr z"l; mother of Marlene Schwartz z"l, Howard (Sandy), and Larry; and mother-in-law of Steve Wei…

Allen Ross

With great sadness, we write to inform you that Allen Ross, father of Maddie Light, died on May 27 at the age of 90. The funeral was held in Florida.

See Obituary >

May Allen's memory be for a blessing, and may Maddie, Barry, and their daughter, Lindsey, be comforted at this time.

Harry Friedman

With great sadness, we write to inform you of the death of Harry Friedman, husband of Bertha Friedman z"l; father of Diane (Fred z"l) Loeb, Paul (Janet Weaver) Friedman, and Brian Friedman z"l; grandfather of Jana and Adam Loeb. Harry passed away May 16, 2021, at the age of 103.

A gravesid…

Michael Gould

With great sadness, we write to inform you that Michael Gould, partner of Zoe Werth; father of Alix Gould-Werth (Spencer Reynolds) and Daniel Gould-Werth (Deidre DeForest); brother Fred Gould and Jane Gould z"l, died on Saturday, May 8.

Read Tribute to Professor Emeritus Michael Nathan …

Cantor Leo Fettman

With great sadness, we write to inform you of the passing of Cantor Leo Fettman on Thursday, April 22, in Omaha, Nebraska at age 96. He is survived by his wife, Annette; children Jack, Aviva, Renana, and Rachel; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Cantor Fettman, who served Be…