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 Whitcomb

With great sadness, we write to inform you of the death of Dorothy Whitcomb, mother of Patricia Green-Sotos (Bart Green (z"l), Peter Sotos), wife of Bill Whitcomb (z"l), grandmother of Alisha (Jay) Johnson, Jeremiah Green, and Rachel Green (z"l). She was 92.

A memorial service will be held…

Fay Forester

With great sadness, we write to inform you of the death last night of Fay Forester, mother of Scott (Rabbi Betsy) Forester and Robin (Marc) Joseph, wife of Ben Forester (z"l), grandmother of Rena, Benjy and Shira Forester and Brad (Lauren), Michael and Josh Joseph. She was 99.

The graveside…

Anita Parks

With great sadness, we write to inform you of the passing of life long Madison resident Anita Parks on Saturday, September 8, 2018. She passed away in Virginia Beach, VA. Her husband, Hy, was a past Jewish Federation of Madison President.

The funeral will be Wednesday, September 12 at Noon…

Jack Hirsch

With great sadness, we write to inform you that Jack Hirsch, brother of Tom Hirsch, died on July 17 at his residence in San Francisco. He was 78 years old. Funeral services will be private.

May Jack's memory be for a blessing.

Leonard Stein

With great sadness, we write to inform you of the passing of Leonard Stein, beloved husband of Karen, dedicated brother-in-law of Greg Sessler (Dale Kaufman), loving father of Julia Stein (Steve Barnes), Laura Stein (Patrick Farrell), and Alan (Romelyn) Stein; adoring grandfather of Rachel,…