Mazel Tovs and Condolences
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Mazel Tovs and Condolences | May 26 - June 9, 2022
Births
Mazel Tov to Jason and Lani Pollack, and big brother Reid (4th grade) on the birth of Maxton on May 11th, 2022!
B’nai Mitzvah
Mazel Tov to Josie Malkin who became a Bat Mitzvah on June 4, 2022.

Mazel Tovs and Condolences | May 11 - May 26, 2022
Births
Mazel Tov to faculty member Dana Gradman and her husband Jeff Pittelkow on the birth of their son, Theodore Otto, on May 22, 2022.
B’nai Mitzvah
Mazel Tov to Oliver Pincus who became a Bar Mitzvah on May 14th, 2022.
Condolences
The Chesed Committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to faculty member Rebecca Bloom on the passing of her grandmother, Alice S. Handelman.
Mazel Tovs and Condolences | April 27 - May 11, 2022

B’nai Mitzvah

Mazel Tov to Sydney Tennenbaum who became a Bat Mitzvah on May 1, 2022.
Mazel Tov to Sienna Myers who became a Bat Mitzvah on May 5, 2022 at the Kotel during the 8th grade Tiyul.
Mazel Tov to Gibson Kapp who became a Bar Mitzvah on May 7, 2022.
Condolences 
The Chesed Committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to Jessica Malkin (Joshua) on the passing of her grandmother, Pauline Frank Gale, great-grandmother to Josie (7th), Blake (4th) and Scarlett (1st). 
The Chesed Committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to Lonnie Nasatir (Risa) and Drs. Barry Rosenberg (Sharon) on the loss of their grandmother, Lillian Binder, great-grandmother to Alexa Nasatir (7th), Rachel Nasatir (‘17), Drew Rosenberg (‘19), Lauren Rosenberg (8th), and Carly Rosenberg (6th). 
Mazel Tovs and Condolences | April 13 - April 27, 2022
Engagements and Weddings
Mazel tov to faculty member Mara Rubin and her fiance Dave Depillo on their engagement! 
Condolences 
The Chesed Committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to Julie Herr (Matthew Shirrell ) on the passing of her father, Jeffrey Herr, and grandfather to Lucy (7th), Caleb, and Eleanor. 
The Chesed Committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to Jackie Friedman (Michael) on the passing of her grandmother, Betty Bass Wolff, and great-grandmother to Matthew (rising N) and Remi.
Mazel Tovs and Condolences | March 30 - April 27, 2022
Births
Mazel Tov to faculty member, Miri Allali, on the birth of her granddaughter, Aya Mira, on March 24, 2022!
Mazel Tov to Director of Development, Lindy Dembowitz, and her husband Josh on the birth of their daughter, Drew Leora, on April 1, 2022!
B’nai Mitzvahs 
Mazel Tov to Judah Thacker who became a Bar Mitzvah on April 2, 2022.  
Mazel Tov to Jared Harris who became a Bar Mitzvah on April 9, 2022.   
Condolences
The Chesed Committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to the family of Richard Sager (Rick)—a founding member of Bernard Zell Anshe Emet Day School. Rick Sager, 100, beloved husband to the late Joy Beth Sager nee Sudow for over 70 years and loving father of Cantor Sarah Sager '63, Tom (Michele) Sudow '67, Judd (Sheryl) Sager '67 and the late Sharon (Marc) Freiumuth '59 passed away on March 30, 2022.

Mazel Tovs and Condolences | March 23 - March 30, 2022
B’nai Mitzvah
Mazel Tov to Lev Lippitz who became a Bar Mitzvah on March 26, 2022. 

Mazel Tovs and Condolences | March 3 - March 23, 2022
B'nai Mitzvah
Mazel Tov to Tate Gell who became a Bar Mitzvah on March 5, 2022.

Mazel Tov to Georgia Gell who became a Bat Mitzvah on March 5, 2022.
Mazel Tov to Carson Price who became a Bar Mitzvah on March 19, 2022.
Condolences
The Chesed Committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to Mali Barak on the passing of her father, Chaim Israel Barak, and grandfather to Eitan (2nd).
The Chesed Committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to Adam Cohen (Lindsay) on the passing of his mother, Naomi J. Cohen, and grandmother to Asher (JK).
The Chesed Committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to the Lazer family on the passing of former faculty member, Ben Lazer.

Mazel Tovs and Condolences | February 10 - March 2, 2022
Births
Mazel Tov to faculty member Lindsey Elliott, her husband Shaun Pesce, big sister Isla (JK) and big brother Leo on the birth of Max on February 18, 2022!

Mazel Tov to Rebecca and Jared Bass, and big sister Lena (Nursery) on the birth of Penelope on February 15, 2022! 
B'nai Mitzvah
Mazel Tov to Nathan Polonsky who became a Bar Mitzvah on February 12, 2022.

Mazel Tov to Maya Livni who became a Bat Mitzvah on February 26, 2022.
Condolences
The Chesed Committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to SK teacher Andy Hirt and his wife Deborah on the passing of Deborah's father, Stephen R. Ballis.

Mazel Tovs and Condolences | January 26 - February 9, 2022

Births
Mazel Tov to faculty member Bene Lederer on the birth of Ryder on January 19, 2022!
B'nai Mitzvah
Mazel Tov to Jade Labkon who became a Bat Mitzvah on January 29, 2022.

Mazel Tov to Evan Klein who became a Bar Mitzvah on February 5, 2022.

Mazel Tovs and Condolences | January 12 - January 26, 2022
B'nai Mitzvah
Mazel Tov to Max Jury who became a Bar Mitzvah on January 15, 2022.
Mazel Tov to Maya DeWitt who became a Bat Mitzvah on January 15, 2022.
Condolences
The Chesed Committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to Director of Technology, Andrew Grabowski, his wife Danielle, and their son Charlie on the passing of Andrew's grandmother, Marty Grabowski.
The Chesed Committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to the Axelrod family on the recent loss of Susan Feldstein, mother of Rachel (Gary) and grandmother of Nathan (8th) and Adam (‘19).

Mazel Tovs and Condolences | December 15, 2021 - January 12, 2022

Condolences
The Chesed Committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to the Levy family on the recent loss of Marilyn Schechter, mother of Buffy (Steve) and grandmother of Ethan (6th) and Noah (‘19).
The Chesed Committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to the Newman family on the recent loss of Rose Newman, mother of Avi (Liz Metzger) and grandmother of Addy (1st) and Natalie.
 


Mazel Tovs and Condolences | December 1 - December 15, 2021

B'nai Mitzvah

Mazel tov to Caleb Rich who became a Bar Mitzvah on December 11, 2021!

Mazel Tovs and Condolences | November 17 - December 1, 2021

B'nai Mitzvah
Mazel Tov to Sam Schwartz who became a Bar Mitzvah on November 20, 2021!

Mazel Tov to Zachary Schwartz who became a Bar Mitzvah on November 20, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Naomi Herman who became a Bat Mitzvah on November 27, 2021!
Condolences
The Chesed Committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to the Johns/Sanzenbacher Family on the recent loss of Barry Johns, father of Paul Johns (Beth) and grandfather of Jack (3rd) and Patrick (JK).

Mazel Tovs and Condolences | November 3 - November 17, 2021
B'nai Mitzvah
Mazel Tov to Caylie Kromelow who became a Bat Mitzvah on November 6, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Rachel Meyer who became a Bat Mitzvah on November 6, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Madeline Meyer who became a Bat Mitzvah on November 6, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Tova Ben-Yoseph who became a Bat Mitzvah on November 13, 2021!

Mazel Tovs and Condolences | October 21 - November 3, 2021
Births
Mazel Tov to Orian and Ben Schwartz, and big sisters Ariella (N) and Dahlia (SK) on the birth of Camilla on October 21, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Maggie and Jesse Garfinkel, and big sister Sadie (JK) on the birth of Rebecca on October 23, 2021!
B'nai Mitzvah
Mazel Tov to Noa Bacon who became a Bat Mitzvah on October 23, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Paige Zoller who became a Bat Mitzvah on October 23, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Phoebe Zoller who became a Bat Mitzvah on October 23, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Dylan Hessell who became a Bar Mitzvah on October 30, 2021!
Condolences
The Chesed Committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to faculty member Maggie Martin on the passing of her grandfather, Daniel Masley.
The Chesed Committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell community, extends heartfelt condolences to the Rieger family and friends on the passing of faculty member, Matt Rieger.
The Chesed Committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to Alan Rosen, 74, beloved husband of Sharon, nee Goltz, for 53 years; loving father of Lori (Jay L.) and Marc (Nicole) Rosen; cherished Papa of Jordan, Brandon and Eden; brother of Debra (John) Olinde and the late Edward Rosen; dear brother-in-law of Jay (Sherri) Goltz; devoted uncle of many nieces and nephews. A wonderful friend and mentor. 

Mazel Tovs and Condolences | October 7 - October 20, 2021

Births

Mazel Tov to Bernard Zell's Director of Finance, Jackie Friedman, her husband Michael, and big brother Matthew on the birth of Remi Madeline on October 13, 2021!
B'nai Mitzvah
Mazel Tov to Shai Stevens who became a Bar Mitzvah on October 9, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Ben Hesser who became a Bar Mitzvah on October 9, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Rachel Feinstein who became a Bat Mitzvah on October 15, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Jaden Reznick who became a Bar Mitzvah on October 16, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Jakob Kohn who became a Bar Mitzvah on October 16, 2021!
Condolences
The Chesed Committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to the Sack Family on the recent loss of Peter B. Sack, father of Jon Sack (Ivy) and grandfather of Hannah (Nursery) and Teddy (SK).
The Chesed Committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to faculty member Hilary Gorosh on the passing of her grandmother, Edith Rosen Erdberg.

 
Mazel Tovs and Condolences | September 24 - October 6, 2021
B'nai Mitzvah
Mazel Tov to Evan Lufrano who became a Bar Mitzvah on September 25, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Jonah Saul who became a Bar Mitzvah on October 2, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Caroline Zuckerman who became a Bat Mitzvah on October 2, 2021!

Mazel Tovs and Condolences | September 2 - 23, 2021
Births
Mazel Tov to Inessa and Gene Eydelman and big sister Milana (1) on the birth of Nathan Samuel on August 21, 2021!
B'nai Mitzvah
Mazel Tov to Charlie Silver who became a Bar Mitzvah on September 4, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Ethan Turkel who became a Bar Mitzvah on September 9, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Benjamin Robins who became a Bar Mitzvah on September 18, 2021!
Engagements & Weddings
Mazel Tov to faculty member Jen Mengedoth and her wife Kate Moran who were married on August 21, 2021!
Condolences
The Chesed committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to faculty member Josh Melton on the passing of his grandfather, Howard Melton.
The Chesed committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of former Bernard Zell librarian, Joan Tiersky, who passed away on September 19 at the age of 94.

Mazel Tovs and Condolences | June 9 - September 1

Births

Mazel Tov to faculty member Rachel Silverberg and her husband Jon on the birth of Neallie Ilana on June 16, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Melissa and Michael Gurovitsch and big brothers Miles (2) and Simon (JK) on the birth of Theodore Erich on June 17, 2021!
Mazel Tov to faculty member Jenna Garber, her husband Brett, and big sister Millie on the birth of Drew Atlas on July 2, 2021!
Mazel Tov to faculty member Kaitlyn McKenna and her husband Ricky on the birth of Brooklyn Mae on July 18, 2021!
Mazel Tov to MS math teacher Tina Bolte, her wife Kate Achter, and big sister Reese on the birth of Archie Andrew Achter on August 3, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Deena and Kevin Goldstein, big sister Brynn (2nd), and big brothers Jack (SK) and Ronan on the birth of Isla Ruth on August 6, 2021!

B'nai Mitzvah

Mazel Tov to Yonatan Joffe Turjeman who became a Bar Mitzvah on June 17, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Dean Guttman who became a Bar Mitzvah on June 19, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Lucy Shirrell who
became a Bat Mitzvah on August 14, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Ari Fayne who became a Bar Mitzvah on August 22, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Eytan Lanski who became a Bar Mitzvah on August 28, 2021!
Mazel Tov to Morgan Rothstein who became a Bar Mitzvah on August 29, 2021!

Condolences

The Chesed committee, on behalf of the entire Bernard Zell Community, extends heartfelt condolences to Jeff Meyer, his wife Trish, and their children, Andrew (‘17), Madeline (7) and Rachel (7) on the passing of Jeff’s mother, Eleanor Meyer.

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