Congregation Ohav Shalom

Building Community Celebrating Tradition

113 New Krumkill Road, Albany, NY 12208 / (518) 489-4706 / Email Us /

Family News

April 16, 2019 – Mazal Tov to Gary and Robin Siskin and family upon the engagement of their son, Matthew to Ruth Marder.

April 5, 2019Mazal Tov to Elizabeth Nolan and family upon the birth of Elizabeth’s grandson, Everest Anderson Plotzker, born to Jeff and Kristen.

March 25, 2019 – Our deepest condolences to Miron and Svetlana Gelfand and family upon the death of Miron’s mother, Yelizaveta Gelfand.

March 19, 2019 – Mazal Tov to Jerry and Judy Berger and family, upon the birth of their grandson, Lukas Raylan O’Neill-Berger, born to Michael Berger and Emilia O’Neill.

March 14, 2019 – Mazal Tov to Eric Silverman, Lauren Weinstraub and Arnie Silverman upon the birth of their son and daughter (brother and sister) Zachary David and Eve Noa.

March 13, 2019 – Our deepest condolences to David and Ilyse Weinstein and family upon the death of David’s father , Irwin Weinstein.

Feb. 11, 2019 Mazal Tov to Steve Huz and Sharon Flom upon the birth of their grandson, Ami Rhys Huz, son of Jonathan Huz and Sarah Koblenz, and brother of Gabriel.

Jan. 29, 2019 – Our deepest condolences to Kathryn and Nelson Sheingold and family upon the death of Katherine’s mother, Mary Joscelyn. The funeral and Shiva took place out of town. There will be no local Shiva.

Jan. 2, 2019Mazal Tov to Debbie and Lee Rausch as their daughter Becca Rausch was sworn in as the State Senator from Massachusetts representing the Norfolk, Bristol and Middlesex District.

Dec. 28, 2018 – We mourn the loss of our long time congregant Esther Greenberg.

Dec. 21, 2018Mazel Tov to Jody and Reed Ference who welcomed the birth of their grandson Naftali Yakov, born to Sean and Seri.

Dec. 18, 2018 – Mazel Tov to Barbara and Paul Dworkin who celebrated the birth of their granddaughter, Ilona Charlie (Ilona Chana), born to Michelle Dworkin.

Dec. 16, 2018 – Our deepest condolences to Diane and Ira Rubtchinsky and family upon the death of Diane’s mother, Estelle Halpern.

Dec. 6, 2018Mazel Tov to John and Elaine Cape who welcomed their first grandchild: Eliana Rose Cape, born to parents David Cape and his partner Victoria Wheeler.

Dec. 6, 2018 – Our deepest condolences to Carol Frank and family upon the death of her partner, Dan Radulescu.

Nov. 5, 2018 – Our deepest condolences to Steve Huz and Sharon Flom and family upon the death of Steve’s mother, Riva Huz.