2018

February 21

 
LEADER – Bennett On February 21, 2018, of East Amherst, NY. Devoted father of Daniel, Douglas (Shlomit), Nancy (Dan) Mastroianni, Laurie, and Bruce Leader. Stepfather of Gayle and Mitchell (Judy) Ablove. Beloved husband of the late Doris Leader. Former husband of Fay Leader. Loving grandfather of 12 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. Brother of Harold (Elizabeth) Leader and Thelma (late Alan) Glaser.

Funeral Services will be held at AMHERST MEMORIAL CHAPEL, LLC, 281 Dodge Rd., Friday at 9:30AM.

No prior visitations.

In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make donations in Bennett’s memory to Hospice Foundation of WNY.

No shiva is planned.

Family guest book at www.amherstmemorialchapel.com

May the memory of the righteous forever be a blessing.

 


February 19

MATLIN, Yefim

It is with great sadness that we inform you that Yefim Matlin has passed away.
We send prayers and comfort to the family. 

Funeral is set for Tuesday 11 AM at Amherst Memorial Chapel.
There will be no formal shiva.
May the memory of the righteous forever be a blessing.


February 10

MEYERS, Phoebe

MEYERS – Phoebe February 10, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Harold “Harry” Meyers; mother of Beth Meyers of Dallas, TX, Paul (Nancy) Meyers of McLean, VA, and Susan (Thomas Russ) Meyers of Sharpsburg, GA; grandmother of Rachel, Jordan (Katie), Mattie, and Aaron Meyers; great-grandmother of Natalie and Caroline. Funeral Services Tuesday 10 AM at MESNEKOFF FUNERAL HOME, 8630 Transit Rd., E. Amherst 14051. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Congregation Shir Shalom. Share condolences at mesnekoff.com

Funeral Home:
Mesnekoff Funeral Home
Shiva is Wednesday, February 14th from 1-4pm at the Weinberg, Second Floor Meadows.

We send prayers and comfort to the family. 
 
May the memory of the righteous forever be a blessing.

 


 

January 24

GOTTESMAN, Sheila
 
January 24, 2018; wife of the late Lloyd B. Gottesman; mother of Adrienne (late Jay) Young Cohen, Dean (Marcie) Gottesman and Terry (Rick) Lenard; sister of the late Norma Smith; grandmother of Stacey, Jason, Jamie, Michael, Laura and Todd; great grandmother of Jillian Young. 

Funeral Services will be held at the convenience of the family. 

Dean and Adrienne will receive friends Sunday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at Wyndham Garden, 5195 Main St., Williamsville.

Terry and Rick Lenard will receive friends Monday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at their residence at 135 Rue Madeleine, Williamsville.  

Memorials may be made to a hospice of your choice. Arrangements by MESNEKOFF FUNERAL HOME.

May the memory of the righteous forever be a blessing.

 


 

January 19

BAUMGARTEN – Ida January 19, 2018, wife of the late Abraham Baumgarten; loving mother of Judith (Rabbi Sheldon) Zimmerman, Devorah Kaymorra and the late Richard and Warren Baumgarten; sister of Lucy Mekler; proud grandmother of Brian (Mimi), Kira (Jeff), David (Bethany), Micol (Danny) and Rahel (Rene); great-grandmother of Saul, Megan, Molly, Lissa, Jake, Gabby, Benny and River; also survived by an adoring family, including nieces and nephews whom she loved.

Funeral services Monday 11 AM at MESNEKOFF FUNERAL HOME, 8630 Transit Rd., E. Amherst, 14051.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Congregation Shir Shalom.

Share condolences mesnekoff.com

Shiva is pending, The family may go back to a hotel and we won’t know until the day of funeral.

May the memory of the righteous forever be a blessing.

 


 

January 3

CHEIFFETZ – Elaine (nee Lessner) January 3, 2018. Elaine was completely devoted to, and self-sacrificing for, her family. Beloved wife of the late Herbert “Terry” Cheiffetz. Loving mother of Lynne (Shabbir) Pabani and Robert (Robin) Cheiffetz. Adoring grandmother of Zain, Terry, Tracey and Rebecca and great-grandmother of Cass.  
 
She will always be remembered for the love and affection she gave to other people.  
Funeral will be held Friday 1:00 pm at MESNEKOFF FUNERAL HOME, 8630 Transit Rd., East Amherst, NY.  
 
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.  
 
Online condolences at www.mesnekoff.com 
 
There will not be a Shiva.

May the memory of the righteous forever be a blessing.

 


 

GINSBERG – Doreen Q. March 15, 1939- January 1, 2018, of Getzville, NY; wife of the late Ronald H. Ginsberg. Mother of Jeremy (Karen) Ginsberg, Shari Ginsberg and Jodie (Christopher) Shatzel. Grandmother of Jennifer and Ryan Ginsberg, Lauryn and Benjamin Shatzel. Sister of Barry (Sandy) Gordon.  
 
Funeral service will be held from AMHERST MEMORIAL CHAPEL, LLC, 281 Dodge Rd., Thursday at 11 AM.  
 
No prior visitations.  
 
In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make donations in her memory to American Diabetes Association.  
 
Family guestbook available www.amherstmemorialchapel.com
 
Shiva will be 3-5pm on Thursday, January 4th at Weinberg.

May the memory of the righteous forever be a blessing.

 


 

January 2

GINSBERG – Doreen Q. March 15, 1939- January 1, 2018, of Getzville, NY; wife of the late Ronald H. Ginsberg. Mother of Jeremy (Karen) Ginsberg, Shari Ginsberg and Jodie (Christopher) Shatzel. Grandmother of Jennifer and Ryan Ginsberg, Lauryn and Benjamin Shatzel. Sister of Barry (Sandy) Gordon.  
 Funeral service will be held from AMHERST MEMORIAL CHAPEL, LLC, 281 Dodge Rd., Thursday at 11 AM.

 No prior visitations.  In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make donations in her memory to American Diabetes Association.

 Family guestbook available www.amherstmemorialchapel.com

 Shiva will be 3-5pm on Thursday, January 4th at Weinberg.

May the memory of the righteous forever be a blessing.