Obituaries, July 2020

Posted on: June 26, 2020 | 4 Tammuz 5780 by Special to the Chronicle

  Blanche S. Berenzweig  Blanche S. Berenzweig (nee Kahn) died peacefully on May 27, 2020, at the Nathan Adelson Hospice facility in Las Vegas.   Her husband of 50 years, Bruce, was by her side, along with their son, Kevin Berenzweig (Angela Shin). She was preceded in death by her parents, Albion and Onalee Kahn. She […]

Obituaries, June 2020

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

Janice Lynn Berlin Janice Lynn Berlin of Mequon died Feb. 29, 2020. She was 77. She is survived by spouse Irv Berlin. Janice was born Oct. 22, 1942, in Milwaukee. Cherished mother of Shari (Jon Nemeth) Matras and Laurie (Bob) Gross. Survived by many others, including grandchildren. Funeral service with Congregation Shalom was March 3. […]

Obituaries, May 2020

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

Steven Bernstein Steven Bernstein of Mequon died on March 30, 2020. He was 69. Beloved husband of Sharon Bernstein (nee Bobrow). Cherished father of Jada Miller and Aaron (Missy) Fiul. Loving grandfather of Zachary and Samantha Miller. Dear brother of Carol (Sheldon) Glusman, Nat (Peggy) Bernstein and the late Joseph (Audrey) Bernstein. Further survived by […]

Obituaries, April 2020

Posted on: April 30, 2020 | 6 Iyyar 5780 by WJC Staff

Christine Lorraine Abrams Christine Lorraine Abrams of Waukon, Iowa, died on Feb. 29, 2020 at the age of 73. She was predeceased by her husband, Jerrald Abrams. She is survived by her children, Micah (Kaitlyn) and Jacob Abrams and her grandchildren, Shay and Anna Abrams, as well as her brother Edwin Zielinski. She is also […]

Obituaries, March 2020

Posted on: February 26, 2020 | 1 Adar 5780 by Special to the Chronicle

Beulah Erensky Beulah Erensky of Milwaukee died Feb. 4, 2020. She was 101.  Loving aunt of Bob (Khalida) Erens. Dear great-aunt of Liam and Lewis Erens. Adoring cousin of Geraldine Tarney. Further survived by other relatives and friends. Graveside services were Feb. 6 at Mound Zion Cemetery. Memorials to American Cancer Society. Rabbi Jessica Barolsky […]

Herman Goldstein, father of problem-oriented policing, dies at 88

Herman Goldstein, father of problem-oriented policing, dies at 88

Posted on: February 26, 2020 | 1 Adar 5780 by Special to the Chronicle

  Herman Goldstein, who developed “problem-oriented policing” and influenced the behavior of police departments everywhere, died Jan. 24, 2020. He was 88.   Goldstein saw that police can be more effective when they aren’t just about solving crimes. They also need to solve problems, and they need to look outside their own agency to do […]

Obituaries, 2020

Posted on: January 28, 2020 | 2 Shevat 5780 by Special to the Chronicle

Robert “Bobby” Bernstein Robert “Bobby” Bernstein died in Florida on Dec. 29, 2019. He was 66. Beloved son of Helen (nee Derzon) and the late Norman Bernstein. Loving father of Sean Bernstein and former spouse of Elizabeth (Burns) Bernstein. Dear brother of Gerry (Denice) Bernstein, Susie Emlen, Franci Jo (Michael) Koehn and the late Sandy […]

Obituaries, January 2020

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

  Donna Altman Donna Altman of Las Vegas died Dec. 1, 2019. She was 81.            Born in Milwaukee on June 16, 1938, she was a 1956 Whitefish Bay High School graduate. She earned her bachelor’s degree in education in 1960. Donna was a member of Congregation Shalom for many years while living in Milwaukee, […]


Posted on: November 27, 2019 | 29 Heshvan 5780 by Special to the Chronicle

Tauba Biterman Tauba Biterman of Shorewood died Nov. 11, 2019. She was 102. Tauba, born Sept. 10, 1917 in Poland, came to Milwaukee from Germany in 1948. She was a Holocaust survivor and a member of the Speakers Bureau of the Nathan and Esther Pelz Holocaust Education Resource Center of Milwaukee Jewish Federation. Tauba was predeceased […]

Obituaries, Nov. 2019

Posted on: November 4, 2019 | 6 Heshvan 5780 by WJC Staff

Sheldon “Shelley” L. Burchman, M.D. Sheldon “Shelley” L. Burchman, M.D., of Mequon, died on Sept. 24, 2019. He was 91. He was born in the Bronx in New York City on April 4, 1928. He was predeceased by wife Hinda Burchman, daughter Lori Burchman, sister Grace Borowitz and brother Leonard Burchman. Survived by his son […]