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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:

Arthur Bennett Nathan, Husband of Winifred Nathan, Father of Peter (Shelley) Nathan, Angela (Rigsby z”l) Harris, Raissa (Jeff) Urdiales, Rhoda Nathan (z”l) , and Anne Richardson, Grandfather of Aaron Meyer, Stella Beth Nathan, Michael Nelmark, Jennifer (Joe) Haluska, and Lisa (Andrew) McNairy. Great-grandfather of Hailey Haluska, Samya McNairy, and Dru McNairy, on September 5, 2020.

Ellen Arden Lawson, Cousin of Lowell (Amy) Homburger, Mother of William Lawson and John Lawson, on September 4, 2020.

Harriet P. Epstein, Wife of Arnold Epstein (z”l), Sister of Phyllis Familant and Rozzi Strock, Mother of Bruce (Chris) Epstein, Howard (Dawn) Epstein, and Herbert (Jennifer) Epstein, Grandmother of Marc, Julie, Justin, Michael, and Stephanie, Great-grandmother of Alex and Annie, on August 31, 2020.

Rosa Biller, Wife of Pace Biller (z”l), Mother of Oleg (Irina) Biller and Maya Roskin, Grandmother of Valerie Feygel, Evan Biller, and Polina and Valeria Roskin, Great-grandmother of Sydney and Mason Vainblat, and Emily and Eva Shteyn, on August 23, 2020.

Ida Monches, Mother of Harriet (Mark) Perlin, Grandmother of seven, Great-grandmother of twelve, on August 23, 2020.

Anna D’Ippolito, Mother of Brenda (Richard) Kennell, Grandmother of Dominique (Peter) Greve, Marie (Cliff) Retallick, Jason (Tricia) Kennell, and Adam (Nicola) Kennell, on August 19, 2020.

Sigrid Steuer Schatvet, Mother of Tracey (Josh) Adams, Sandy (Scott) Henry, and Lillan (Aaron) Lofaro, Grandmother of Abigail, Jessie, Boone, Tucker, Tilley, Andrew, and Ella, on August 10, 2020.

Mazal Tov to:

Stefan Pienkny on the birth of his granddaughter, Eden Olivia Pienkny, on July 29, 2020. Proud parents are Lauren Pettit and Adam Pienkny. Proud grandparents are Carmon and Guy McGee.