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.

Sanford "Sandy" Jay Spitzer

With great sadness, we write to inform you of the death on January 5 of Sanford "Sandy" Jay Spitzer, father of Sheryl (Jeff) Spitzer-Resnick, grandfather of Joshua Spitzer-Resnick, at the age of 93 in St. Louis, MO.

The funeral will be held on Monday, January 9, in St. Louis at 1:00 pm. Hi…

Lois Stoler

With great sadness, we write to inform you that Lois Stoler died at age 86 on December 30, 2022, at University Hospital in Madison. A dedicated wife, mother, and grandmother, Lois was preceded in death by her husband Norton Stoler. Lois is survived by her two sons, David Stoler of Madison an…

Stephen Brown

With great sadness, we write to inform you of the death on Friday, December 30 of Stephen Brown, brother of Moe (Harriet) Brown and uncle of Rabbi Betsy (Scott) Forester.

Our community will support the family with online shiva minyanim:

  • Tonight, Tuesday, January 3, at 5:45 pm
  • Tomorrow…

Harold Blau

With great sadness, we write to inform you of the death on January 1 of Harold Blau, husband of Rona Rosenblum Blau, stepfather of Jordan Rosenblum (Valerie Maine), and grandfather of Josiah Rosenblum.

He was buried on January 2 in West Babylon, NY.

Contact for…

Gary Eugene Mason

With great sadness, we write to inform you of the death on Monday, December 12, of Gary Eugene Mason, husband of Leslie Marsh Mason, stepfather of Denny Marsh (Amelie Davidson), and grandfather of Soli and Aviva. He died at the age of 80, in Champaign-Urbana, IL.

The funeral and visitatio…