Births, November 2018

Posted on: November 1, 2018 | 23 Heshvan 5779 by Rob Golub

Sydney Noa Jacobson Sydney Noa Jacobson came into the world Aug. 9, 2018. Parents Elana Frankenthal and Max Jacobson are of Verona. Grandparents Bonnie Malofsky Jacobson and Jack Jacobson are of Bayside. Grandparents Howard Frankenthal and Jaynie Skadron are of River Hills. Great-Grandmother Thelma Malofsky is of Milwaukee. Sydney’s Hebrew name is Noa. Sydney is […]


Posted on: September 28, 2018 | 19 Tishri 5779 by Special to the Chronicle

Evan Ruth Mandel Evan Ruth Mandel, a girl, was born Aug. 31, 2018. Mother Dr. Sarah Pickard Mandel and father Matthew Mandel are of Brookline, Massachusetts. Brother Max is 2. Grandparents Cassy and Jon Pickard are of Guilford, Connecticut. Grandparents Judy and Mark Mandel are of Glendale.

Births, Sept. 2018

Posted on: August 27, 2018 | 16 Elul 5778 by Special to the Chronicle

William Elias Bartlein William Elias Bartlein, a boy, was born July 14, 2018. The proud parents are Ashley Motta and Michael Bartlein of La Grange, Illinois. The maternal grandparents Lori and Robert Motta are of Cincinnati. Paternal grandparents Rea Katz and Richard Bartlein are of Mequon. Great-grandmother Florence Motta is of Lincoln Park, New Jersey. […]

Births, April 2018

Posted on: March 23, 2018 | 7 Nisan 5778 by Special to the Chronicle

Noam Aviv Avner Noam Aviv Avner was born Dec. 31, 2017. Parents Brian Avner and Samantha Stein Avner are of Fox Point. Noam’s brother Eyal is 2. Maternal grandparents Gary and Amy B. Stein are of Mequon. Paternal grandparents Faith and Miles Avner are of Glenview, Illinois. Also, maternal great-grandmother Enid Bootzin Berkovits is a […]


Posted on: February 27, 2018 | 12 Adar 5778 by Special to the Chronicle

  Jagger Skhy Benn Jagger Skhy Benn, a boy, was born Jan. 25, 2018. Parents Teri and Evan Benn are of Coral Gables, Florida. Maternal grandparents Lynne and Charles Bomzer are of Mequon Paternal grandparents Joyce and Niles Benn are of York, Pennsylvania. The baby’s Hebrew name is Kivah Yisroel, in memory of all of […]

Jacob Aiden and Jordyn Mari O’Desky

Posted on: January 29, 2018 | 13 Shevat 5778 by Special to the Chronicle

Jacob Aiden and Jordyn Mari O’Desky, boy and girl twins, were born Monday, Jan. 1 in Scottsdale, Arizona. Jacob and Jordyn’s parents are Rachel (Luber) and Jeff O’Desky. Grandparents Dr. Howard and Lisa (Greenberg) Luber, formerly of Milwaukee, reside in Scottsdale. Jan and Joel O’Desky of Scottsdale are the paternal grandparents. The great-grandparents are Donna […]

Births, January 2018

Posted on: December 29, 2017 | 11 Tevet 5778 by Special to the Chronicle

  Reuven Pinchas Bandos Reuven Pinchas Bandos, a boy, was born Nov. 11, 2017, to Deborah and Gerad Bandos of Baltimore, Maryland. Sister Rachell is age 2. Maternal grandparents Sarah and David Levitas are also of Baltimore. Grandparents Melanie and Marcus Bandos are of Bayside. Great-grandmother Freida Orenstein is of Westchester, New York. Great-grandparents Harriet […]

Births, November, 2017

Posted on: October 25, 2017 | 5 Heshvan 5778 by Special to the Chronicle

Judah Wallace Holman Judah Wallace Holman was born Dec. 10, 2016. Parents Lana Rubin-Holman and Eli Holman are of Milwaukee. Judah has siblings Padraic Holman, 12, Elijah Rubin, 10, Hannah Rubin, 16, Shoshie Rubin, 14, and Ezra, Asher and Rhys Holman, all 9. Grandparents Dr. Mary Ann and Jeff Farkas are of Menomonee Falls. Grandparents […]

Births, September 2017

Posted on: August 25, 2017 | 3 Elul 5777 by Special to the Chronicle

Shayna Carly Kitsis Shayna Carly Kitsis was born April 18, 2017. The family is proudly calling the birth a “triple chai” – born April 18, at 8:18 p.m. and was 18.5 inches long. The parents are Andrea and Dr. Robert Kitsis of Mequon. Maternal grandparents Susan and Bruce Winter live in Fox Point. Paternal grandmother […]

Births, June 2017

Posted on: May 24, 2017 | 28 Iyyar 5777 by WJC Staff

Lilah Eden Gorelik Lilah Eden Gorelik was born May 5. Parents Samantha and Michael Gorelik are of Chicago. Maternal grandparents Patti and James Gutglass are of Milwaukee. Paternal grandparents Zita and Arkady Gorelik are of Reisterstown, Maryland. The baby’s Hebrew name is Lilah Eden.