Monday, March 2, 2015 - 11 Adar, 5775   9:58 AM  
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  Current Services
Elaine Basch

Date of Death:Sunday, March 1, 2015
Yartzheit day: 10 Adar, 5775
Date of Funeral:Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Time of Funeral:10:00 AM
Location of Funeral:Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Ave. W.
Location of Burial:Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park, Shaarei Tefilah Synagogue section.
Shiva Location:Call For Information on Monday 03-02-15 after 10:30am
 
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Eduard Malkovsky

Date of Death:Sunday, March 1, 2015
Yartzheit day: 10 Adar, 5775
Date of Funeral:Monday, March 2, 2015
Time of Funeral:11:30 AM
Location of Funeral:Graveside Service.
Location of Burial:Pardes Chaim Cemetery
Shiva Location:To be announced.
 
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Elena Chevtchenko
Memorial donations may be made to Jewish Gorski Association of Canada (647) 836-0007

Date of Death:Thursday, February 26, 2015
Yartzheit day: 8 Adar, 5775
Date of Funeral:Call for information.
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Raya Tsyrulnik
Memorial donations may be made to the Charity of your choice.

Date of Death:Thursday, February 26, 2015
Yartzheit day: 8 Adar, 5775
Date of Funeral:Sunday, March 1, 2015
Time of Funeral:2:30 PM
Location of Funeral:Graveside service at Pardes Chaim Cemetery
Location of Burial:Pardes Chaim Cemetery, Community section
Shiva Location:
 Shiva private
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Naomi Barr
Memorial donations may be made to Chabad-Lubavitch of Markham 905-886-0420 or the Alzheimers Society 416-967-5900.

Date of Death:Saturday, February 28, 2015
Yartzheit day: 9 Adar, 5775
Date of Funeral:Sunday, March 1, 2015
Time of Funeral:2:00 PM
Location of Funeral:Chabad Lubavitch of Markham 83 Green Lane, Markham
Location of Burial:Pardes Shalom Cemetery, Chabad Lubavitch of Markham section.
Shiva Location:9 Wittington Court, Thornhill, ON L3T 7C5
 Shiva visits Sunday to Tuesday.
Times of Services:
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Evening:5:50 p.m.
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Ida Tesler
Tesler, Ida. Holocaust Survivor. Passed away peacefully on February 26, 2015 at North York General Hospital. Beloved wife of the late Shlomo. Loving and devoted mother and mother-in-law of Alex Tesler and Betty. Cherished grandmother of Lori (Cass), Steven (Elisa). Proud great-grandmother of Jordan, Sydona, Nathan and Axel. Survived by brother Zvi of Israel. Funeral service will be held on Sunday March 1st , 2015 at 1:00 p.m. at Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Ave. West, Thornhill. Interment to follow at Bathurst Lawn Cemetery, National Order of Hatzofim section. Memorial donations may be made to Beit Halochem Canada (905) 695-0611.

Date of Death:Thursday, February 26, 2015
Yartzheit day: 7 Adar, 5775
Date of Funeral:Sunday, March 1, 2015
Time of Funeral:1:00 PM
Location of Funeral:Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Ave. W.
Location of Burial:Bathurst Lawn Cemetery, National Order of Hatzofim section
Shiva Location:11 Robinter Dr., Toronto, M2M 3R1
 Shiva visits 2 to 5 p.m., and 7 to 9 p.m. Shiva concludes Friday, March 6th at 5 p.m.
Times of Services:
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Evening:Evening services at 7:30 p.m.
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Anne Borenstein
Memorial donations may be made to Holland Orthopaedic and Arthritic Centre c/o Sunnybrook Hospital at 416-480-4483.

Date of Death:Thursday, February 26, 2015
Yartzheit day: 7 Adar, 5775
Date of Funeral:Sunday, March 1, 2015
Time of Funeral:11:30 AM
Location of Funeral:Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Ave. W.
Location of Burial:Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park, Beth Emeth Synagogue section.
Shiva Location:103 Acton Avenue. Toronto, M3H 4H4.
 Daily from 3pm. Shiva concludes Friday morning March 6th.
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Evening:5:45 p.m.
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Jack Mendel
Mendel, Jack, on Thursday, February 26, 2015 at Scarborough Grace Hospital. Jack Mendel beloved husband of Frances Mendel. Loving father and father-in-law of Barry and Bonnie Mendel, and Linda King. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Shirley and Colin Wilkie, Estelle and Gerry Gold, Pearl and Jim Schurman, and the late Muriel and Roy Scanlon. Cherished grandfather of Michael, Steve and Jessica, Evan, Aaron and Jenn, Matthew, and Josh. Great grandfather of Nava, and Shoshi. Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Kidney Foundation 416-445-0373 or to the Heart and Stroke Foundation 416-489-7111.

Date of Death:Thursday, February 26, 2015
Yartzheit day: 7 Adar, 5775
Date of Funeral:Sunday, March 1, 2015
Time of Funeral:10:00 AM
Location of Funeral:Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Ave. W.
Location of Burial:Pardes Chaim Cemetery, Community section
Shiva Location:2606 Midland Ave., Scarborough, M1S 1R5
Suite 5
 Shiva visits following the interment, Monday and Tuesday 2 to 4 p.m., and 7 to 9 p.m. Parking in the school lot or on the side streets available.
Times of Services:
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Evening:Evening services Sunday, Monday and Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.
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Peysya Polevoy
Memorial donations may be made to Jewish Russian Community Centre, 5987 Bathurst St., Suite #3, Toronto, M2R 1Z3 (416) 222-7105 ext. 221

Date of Death:Friday, February 27, 2015
Yartzheit day: 8 Adar, 5775
Date of Funeral:Friday, February 27, 2015
Time of Funeral:2:00 PM
Location of Funeral:Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Ave. W.
Location of Burial:Pardes Chaim Cemetery, Community section
Shiva Location:
 Shiva private
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Berel (Ben) Schwartz

Date of Death:Thursday, February 26, 2015
Yartzheit day: 7 Adar, 5775
Date of Funeral:Friday, February 27, 2015
Time of Funeral:12:00 PM
Location of Funeral:Graveside service at Dawes Road Cemetery
Location of Burial:Dawes Rd Cemetery, Section "J"
Shiva Location:
 
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Jack Banner

Date of Death:Thursday, February 26, 2015
Yartzheit day: 7 Adar, 5775
Date of Funeral:Friday, February 27, 2015
Time of Funeral:11:00 AM
Location of Funeral:Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Ave. W.
Location of Burial:Mount Sinai Cemetery, Young Men Hebrew Association section
Shiva Location:7805 Bayview Ave., Apt.217, Thornhill, L3T 7N1
 
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Oleg Kagan
KAGAN, Oleg - On Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at his residence. Oleg Kagan, beloved husband of the late Sheina. Loving father of Irena Shema. Cherished Grandpa of Ben, and Inbar. Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society at 1800-268-8874.

Date of Death:Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Yartzheit day: 6 Adar, 5775
Date of Funeral:Thursday, February 26, 2015
Time of Funeral:1:30 PM
Location of Funeral:Graveside service at Pardes Shalom Cemetery, 10954 Dufferin St,Maple
Location of Burial:Pardes Shalom Cemetery, Community BBB section.
Shiva Location:71 Brownstone Circle, Thornhill, L4J 7P8
 Shiva concludes Friday at noon February 27th.
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Yenta Blyudoy
Memorial donations may be made to Association for Soldiers of Israel (416) 783-3053 or Jewish Russian Community Centre, 5987 Bathurst St., Suite #3, Toronto, M2R 1Z3 (416) 222-7105 ext. 221.

Date of Death:Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Yartzheit day: 5 Adar, 5775
Date of Funeral:Thursday, February 26, 2015
Time of Funeral:11:00 AM
Location of Funeral:Graveside service at Pardes Chaim Cemetery
Location of Burial:Pardes Chaim Cemetery, 11818 Bathurst St. Vaughan, Ont
Shiva Location:
 Shiva private
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Tatiana Granovski
Memorial donations may be made to Maon Noam Synagogue (416) 996-0411

Date of Death:Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Yartzheit day: 5 Adar, 5775
Date of Funeral:Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Time of Funeral:2:30 PM
Location of Funeral:Graveside service at Pardes Chaim Cemetery
Location of Burial:Pardes Chaim Cemetery, 11818 Bathurst St. Vaughan, Ont
Shiva Location:
 Shiva private
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Reuben Fisher
Memorial donations may be made to St. Michael's Hospital 416-360-4000.

Date of Death:Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Yartzheit day: 6 Adar, 5775
Date of Funeral:Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Time of Funeral:2:00 PM
Location of Funeral:Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Ave. W.
Location of Burial:Dawes Rd Cemetery, New Yorker section
Shiva Location:210 Brickstone Circle, Thornhill, Ont, L4J 6M6
 Shiva visits 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
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Ada Carol Geffen
Memorial donations may be made to Chabad Lubavich of Markham (905) 886-0420 or Canadian Diabetes Association (416) 363-3373

Date of Death:Monday, February 23, 2015
Yartzheit day: 5 Adar, 5775
Date of Funeral:Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Time of Funeral:2:00 PM
Location of Funeral:Graveside service at Pardes Shalom Cemetery
Location of Burial:Pardes Shalom Cemetery, Chabad Lubavitch of Markham
Shiva Location:25 Codsell Ave., Toronto, M3H 3V7
 Shiva visits 2 to 4 p.m., and 7 to 9 p.m. daily
Times of Services:
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Evening:Evening service on Wednesday only at 7:00 p.m.
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