Births, March 2019

Posted on: February 27, 2019 | 22 Adar I 5779 by Special to the Chronicle

  Isaac Weinberger Beder Isaac Weinberger Beder, a boy, was born Oct. 20, 2018. Parents Hannah Weinberger-Beder and Daniel Beder are of Westmont, Illinois. The maternal grandparents are Joe Divack of Pittsburgh and the late Ruth Weinberger. Grandmother Dena Abramowitz is of Shorewood. Grandfather Jay Beder is of Shorewood and great-grandparents Sy and Bebe Beder […]

Dorothy (“Dottie”) Hannah Sienkiewicz

Posted on: January 29, 2019 | 23 Shevat 5779 by Special to the Chronicle

  Dorothy (“Dottie”) Hannah Sienkiewicz came into the world on Oct. 22, 2018. Mother Carrie Benedon and father Matt Sienkiewicz are of Brookline, Massachusetts. Her brother Leon is 2. Grandparents Robin Benedon and Bill Benedon are of Glendale. Grandmother Faye Sienkiewicz is in Brookline. Dorothy’s Hebrew name is Chana Batya. Baby Dottie is named in […]

Andrew Micah Kimmel

Posted on: January 8, 2019 | 2 Shevat 5779 by Rob Golub

Andrew Micah Kimmel was born Nov. 5, 2018. Parents Linsey and Adam Kimmel are of Mequon. Samantha, 2, is Andrew’s sister. Grandparents Susie and Rick Katz are of Glendale. Grandparents Carolyn and Brad Kimmel are of Naples, Florida. Great grandparents Robert Rotter on the maternal side and Rosalyn Reuben on the paternal side live in […]

Births, December 2018

Posted on: November 28, 2018 | 20 Kislev 5779 by Special to the Chronicle

  Emilia Rose Lechter Emilia Rose Lechter was born May 12, 2018. Her parents are Stefanie Berger Lechter and Eli Lechter of Chicago. Grandmother Ronna Selber is of Houston and grandfather Dr. Mark Berger is of Vergennes, Vermont. Grandparents Deborah Lechter and Steven Lechter are of Fox Point. Great-grandmother Helen Berger is of Houston. Great-grandparents […]

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 […]