Sadly, the children of Rose Lillian “Cookie” Rutman, born January 19, 1931 announce her passing at the Simkin Centre on June 13th, 2022.
Born in Rosichik, Poland, Betty was one of nine children of Avrum and Reina Hochman. At eight years old, she immigrated to Canada with her family. She married the love of her life, Herschel (Harry – predeceased 1997) and the fun began.
On May 4, 2022, Hashem softly, and with love, carried our mother, Doris Steiman, to her eternal home. She was predeceased by her husband Meyer Keppy Steiman in 2012, her mother and father: Lily and Mandel Minuk, brothers: Bill, Julius, and Sam Minuk, sister: Ruth Racklin and grandson: Mark Steiman.
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Mickey Kraut on May 11, 2022 at the age of 95 years.
Mickey will be missed by his wife Rhoda, children Deana and Michael, step-children Marlon and Cheryl-lee, his five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
It is with great sadness that we announce that Meyer Rypp passed away suddenly on April 19, 2022, at the age of 84 years.
Meyer will be missed by his partner Cherie Archer, his brother Morley Rypp, and Morley’s kids: Howard and Beatriz Rypp and Family in Israel, Robyn Rypp and Arnie Usiskin and Family in Winnipeg.
William (“Bill”) Chaiken, one of the last of the first-generation abstract expressionists, died on November 13, 2021, at the age of 100. Bill was a prolific artist known for his abstract figurative paintings and admired for his improvisatory style, technical mastery, and emotional depth.