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Charlotte Rae, who starred as Mrs. Garrett on The Facts of Life

August 13, 2018

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Charlotte Rae, who starred as Mrs. Garrett on The Facts of Life Actress Charlotte Rae, who won acclaim playing the housemother Edna Garrett on the sitcom The Facts of Life, has died. She was 92. Rae, who was nominated for Emmy and Tony awards, died Sunday, August 5 at her home in Los Angeles. She was diagnosed last year with bone [...]

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Richard Siegel, educator who co-edited The Jewish Catalog

August 13, 2018

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Richard Siegel, educator who co-edited The Jewish Catalog Andrew Silow-Carroll NEW YORK (JTA)—Richard Siegel, an educator who advocated for Jewish culture and arts and co-edited the seminal Jewish Catalog series of guides to “do-it-yourself” Judaism, died Thursday, July 12 in Los Angeles. He was 70 and had been battling cancer for two years, according to a friend and colleague, Barry Holtz, a professor [...]

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RONALD BURT ZEDD

August 13, 2018

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Ronald Burt Zedd NORFOLK—Ronald Burt Zedd, 80, of Norfolk, died peacefully on July 22, 2018, after a brief illness. He lived in Norfolk his entire life and was blessed with a wide network of family and friends, all of whom loved him very deeply. He was best known for his sweet personality, kindness and most of all for his inimitable sense of humor. [...]

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TAYLOR SHEA VIA

August 13, 2018

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Taylor Shea Via VIRGINIA BEACH—Taylor Shea Via of Virginia Beach, age 26, passed away unexpectedly on July 20, 2018. Taylor was born in Richmond, Va. and raised in Hampton Roads. She is survived by her mother, Rochelle Rosenberg, father Charles Via, brother Aaron, sister Hannah, stepsisters Tila (Adam) Fly and Tara Balkus, Uncle and Aunt [...]

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BETTY SCHOENBAUM

August 13, 2018

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Betty Schoenbaum SARASOTA—On Tuesday, July 31, Glasser/Schoenbaum—and the world—lost a great woman. A divine leader with a generous heart, her loss is felt very deeply. Betty Schoenbaum, approaching her 101st birthday, passed away surrounded by her family. Whether it was through the thousands of scholarships she has given, the work of the Glasser-Schoenbaum Human Services Center or that of the Salvation [...]

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HENRIETTA P. SCHATZ

August 13, 2018

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Henrietta P. Schatz NORFOLK —Henrietta P. Schatz, 99, of the 1100 block of Redgate Ave. died July 20, 2018 in Virginia Beach. Mrs. Schatz was born in Norfolk the daughter of the late Annie Potts and Hyman Potts. She was born in 1918 on the waterfront to European Immigrants in what is now West Ghent, and as a teenager helped run her [...]

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ELEANOR SUE KANTER

August 13, 2018

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Eleanor Sue Kanter VIRGINIA BEACH—Eleanor Sue Kanter, 88, passed away on July 21, 2018 at her home, Beth Sholom Village in Virginia Beach. She was born and raised in Portsmouth. Eleanor was predeceased by her parents, Charles and Rose Kanter, and her brother Jules Irving Kanter. She attended The College of William & Mary, graduating in 1954 with a degree in [...]

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LARRY ISROW

August 13, 2018

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Larry Isrow NORFOLK—Dr. Larry Isrow, 73, passed away Monday, July 23. He was born to Jerome and Shirley Isrow in New York in 1945. He was a neurology specialist in Norfolk and practiced for over 47 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University’s School of Medicine in 1971. He was predeceased by his parents. A graveside service was held in Forest Lawn [...]

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NANCY WEISSMAN YACAVONE

July 16, 2018

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Virginia Beach —Nancy Weissman Yacavone, left this life at 11:55 am, July 8, 2018. She was born in Chicago, Illinois in 1943 to the late Bernard and Virginia Weissman. She was a successful model, nurse, business owner, wife, and mother. Survivors include her husband of 39 years David Yacavone, her daughters, Nancy Christine, Rebecca Noel, [...]

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SEEMAN WARANCH

July 16, 2018

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Virginia Beach —Seeman Waranch, 85, passed away peacefully on July 3, 2018 in his home surrounded by his family. He was born August 11, 1932 in Norfolk, Virginia to the late Eldridge and Nellie Waranch. Seeman grew up in Richmond, Virginia and after graduating from the University of Richmond, he served in the U.S. Army [...]

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