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Births, May 2022

Posted on: April 28th, 2022 | 27 Nisan 5782 by Special to the Chronicle

  Esther Madelyn Petrillo   Esther Madelyn Petrillo, a girl, was born March 14, 2022. Parents Rebecca Bartlein and Carl Petrillo reside in Seattle, Washington. Sibling Ari Loren Petrillo is 2.  Grandparents Rea Katz and Richard Bartlein are in Mequon and grandparents Linda and Greg Petrillo are in Coupeville, Washington.    Esther’s Hebrew name is Esther Magdala, […]

Bar Mitzvah, April 2022

Posted on: April 1st, 2022 | 29 Adar II 5782 by Special to the Chronicle

  Max Dykeman will become a bar mitzvah at Congregation Shalom on April 9, 2022.  He attends Maple Dale School. The proud parents are Stephanie and Michael Dykeman, Milwaukee. Sister Grace is 15.  Grandparents Annie and Richard Dykeman reside in Mequon. 

Birth, April 2022

Posted on: April 1st, 2022 | 29 Adar II 5782 by Special to the Chronicle

  Colel Ixchel Curup Callif  Colel Ixchel Curup Callif was born Jan. 11, 2022 to parents Sarah Callif and Madison Curup.  The maternal grandparents are Debbie and Howard Callif of Milwaukee.  The maternal great-grandparents are Elaine Callif of Milwaukee and Arnie Callif of blessed memory.   


Posted on: July 30th, 2021 | 21 Av 5781 by Special to the Chronicle

  Ezra Theodore Jacobson  Ezra Theodore Jacobson was born May 4, 2021, to parents Elana Frankenthal and Max Jacobson and big sister Sydney.  Grandparents are Bonnie Malofsky Jacobson, Jack Jacobson, Howard Frankenthal, Jaynie Skadron, and Nancy Frankenthal of blessed memory.  Ezra’s Hebrew name, Ezra Teva, means nature helper and is in honor of his great […]

Births, June 2021

Posted on: June 2nd, 2021 | 22 Sivan 5781 by Special to the Chronicle

Leon Issac Lipton Mazel tov to Rebecca and Nathan Lipton on the birth of their son, Leon Issac Lipton, born Feb. 22 in Verona. Maternal grandparents are Cathy and Mitchell Marks of Brown Deer. Paternal grandparents are Janel and Steve Lipton of Fitchburg. Maternal great-grandparents are Marlene and Jerome Marks of Brown Deer and Leon […]


Posted on: May 2nd, 2021 | 20 Iyyar 5781 by Special to the Chronicle

Elliot Anthony Bartlein  Elliot Anthony Bartlein, a boy, was born Feb. 19, 2021.  Ashley A. Motta and Michael W. Bartlein, La Grange, Illinois, are the proud parents. His brother is William Elias Bartlein.   Robert Motta and Lori Montalbetti Motta, Cincinati, are Elliot’s grandparents. Rea Katz and Richard B. Bartlein, Mequon, are also loving grandparents.  Elliot’s […]

Births, June 2020

Posted on: May 27th, 2020 | 4 Sivan 5780 by WJC Staff

Lev Hadar Heller Polsky Lev Hadar Heller Polsky, a boy, was born March 13, 2020. The parents are Deena Heller and David Polsky of Brooklyn, New York. Grandparents Nancy Freund and Jeffrey Heller are in Manhattan, New York. Grandparents Karen and Michael Polsky are in Mequon. Great-Grandfather William Freund is in New Jersey. The baby’s […]

Births, May 2020

Posted on: May 5th, 2020 | 11 Iyyar 5780 by WJC Staff

Sandler Mazel tov to Todd and Arica Sandler on the birth of their daughter, Charlotte Heart Sandler, born on Friday, April 3 in New Albany, Ohio. Charlotte weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces and was 19 and 1/2 inches long. Charlotte was welcomed by her brother, Miles, and her sister Emilia (Emi). Paternal grandparents are Steve […]

Births, April 2020

Posted on: April 22nd, 2020 | 28 Nisan 5780 by WJC Staff

Chava Bracha Bandos Chava Bracha Bandos was born on Feb. 25, 2020. The proud parents are Deborah and Gerad Bandos of Baltimore, Maryland. Proud sister and brother are Rachell, 4, and Reuven, 2. Maternal grandparents are Sarah and David Levitas of Baltimore. Paternal grandparents Melanie and Marcus Bandos reside in Bayside, Wisconsin. Maternal great-grandmother is […]

Births, January 2020

Posted on: December 30th, 2019 | 2 Tevet 5780 by Special to the Chronicle

  Harrison James Gordon Harrison James Gordon was born Sept. 18, 2019. The proud parents are Melissa and Charles “Andy” Gordon of Milwaukee. Proud brother August Henry is age 2. Maternal grandparents Shelly and Fran Lamote reside in Windom, Minnesota. Paternal grandparents Bonnie and Paul Gordon reside in Milwaukee. Maternal Great-grandmother Bonnie Thooft of Tyler, […]