Community Lifecycles


Temple Beth El Lifecycle Events

If you are a member of Temple Beth El and have had a recent lifecycle event that you would like us to know about, please contact the Clergy office, 704-749-3043.

If you are a member of Temple Beth El who is need of pastoral support, please call our Clergy on Call line 704-576-5073. If it is a medical emergency, please dial 911.


We mourn the passing of:

Dr. Marshall Lindner (Col. Ret.), Husband of Faylinda Lindner, Father of Michael (Catherine), Jonathan (Marilyn), and Andrew (Gwen) Lindner, Grandfather of Nathan, David, Annabelle, Sam, Emma, Maxwell, David, and Lily Joy, Brother of Robert Lindner on Thursday, February 22, 2018.

Judith Marks, Wife of Samuel Marks (z”l), Mother of Michael (Joanne), Harry and Gregory (z”l) (Lorna) Marks, Grandmother of Lauren (Doug), Caryn (Marc), Kyle, Abigail (Ian), Michelle, Nicole and Justin, Great Grandmother of Alexis, Sloane, Paxton, Sawyer and Jaden, Sister of Carol Behr on Saturday, February 10, 2018.



Mazel tov to:

Finnessa & Shamba Sandy on the birth of their daughter, Maxwelle Lynn on February 21, 2018. Proud Sister is Sloane, Proud Grandparents are Theresa Sandy and Stacy Gardner & Eric Hatton

Mazel Tov to Kendall & Torey Nicholson on the birth of their son, Shepard on February 24, 2018. Proud Sister is Bodhi, Proud Grandparents are Lorri Gill & Aaron Gilman, Richard Covitz and Audrey Nicholson, Proud Aunts and Uncles are Devin Covitz, Jake Gilman, Aja Nicholson and Crosby Nicholson, Proud Great Grandparents are James Gill and Pauline Covitz


Other Community Lifecycle Events

Our community mourns the passing of:

Barbara Bricker on March 15th, in Cherry Hill, NJ. Sister of Louise Roth, Myrna Chromzak, Sandy (Sheila) Epstein, and Sheila Wiser; Mother of Kim (Steve) Leonard, Phillip Bricker, and Tracy Bricker. Funeral and shiva information to follow.​​

Bobby Schumsky on Wednesday, March 14th. Mother of Michael (Beverly) Grey. Funeral was held March 16th, in Florida. Further information will be forthcoming.

Herbert Jackowitz on Thursday, March 8th. Husband of Fran Jackowitz; Father of Ken (Lori) Jackowitz, Mark (Ronda) Jackowitz, Elaine Rotenberg, and Judy (Ken) Rotenberg; Grandfather of Ethan and Mia Jackowitz and other grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Vladimir Bukengolts on Wednesday, March 7th. Husband of Alla Bukengolts; Father of Julia Glauberman and Gregory Bukengolts; Grandfather of Timothy and Bella Glauberman.

Edith “Mama” Gordon on Thursday, February 15, 2018. She was the grandmother of Beth (Steve) Stillitano and Jennie (Steve) Riegler; great-grandmother of Alana, Landon, Olivia, and Emily. Funeral services will be conducted in New York.

Mazel tov to:

Julie & Michael Levy on the birth of baby girl, Sophia Renee Levy on Monday, December 25th. Proud grandparents include Lois & George Schneider.