Happy anniversary to Pamela and Nelson Heller!
Happy anniversary to Pamela and Nelson Heller!

Lifecycle announcements for the week of Aug. 6, 2021


Anniversaries

Mazel tov to Pamela and Nelson Heller on their 50th wedding anniversary! Since their wedding on Aug. 14, 1971, they have lived in St. Louis, Chicago, San Diego, and now San Francisco. They are loved by many, including their daughter Meredith Heller, son-in-law Blake Kutner, and grandchildren Sage and Rye Kutner of San Francisco, and daughter Rebecca Block, son-in-law Kevin Block and grandchildren Joshua and Naomi Block of Houston.


B’nai Mitzvahs

Julius Frederick Braun
Julius Frederick Braun
Isaac Braunig
Isaac Braunig

Julius Frederick Braun
Son of Jessica and Ben Braun, Saturday, Aug. 14 at Temple Sinai in Oakland.

Isaac Braunig
Son of Lindsay and Warren Braunig, Saturday, Aug. 14 at Congregation Sherith Israel in San Francisco.

Eva Burg
Daughter of Tamara and Aaron Burg, Saturday, Aug. 14, at Congregation Beth Emek in Pleasanton. For her mitzvah project, Eva spent several mornings tidying up our local parks.

Chloe Gensler
Daughter of Lianna Gensler and Scot Gensler, Saturday, Aug. 14 at Congregation Emanu-El in San Francisco.

Madison Gensler
Daughter of Lianna Gensler and Scot Gensler, Saturday, Aug. 14 at Congregation Emanu-El in San Francisco.

Asher Goodman
Son of Kendra Barnett and Adam Goodman, Saturday, Aug. 21 at Chadeish Yameinu Jewish Renewal in Santa Cruz.

Asher Grossman
Son of Michelle Sintov and Gary Grossman, Saturday, Aug. 14 at Congregation Emanu-El in San Francisco.

Joshua Kaminsky
Joshua Kaminsky
Sophie Krikheli
Sophie Krikheli

Joshua Kaminsky
Son of Lisa Materson and Phil Kaminsky, Saturday, Aug. 7 at Temple Sinai in Oakland.

Sophie Krikheli
Daughter of Jennifer and Jerry Krikheli, Saturday, Aug.  21 at Congregation Beth Am in Los Altos Hills. Sophia is an 8th-grade student at Paul Revere Charter Middle School. For her Tzedakah/Tikkun Olam Project, Sophie has been tutoring students.

Jacob Lutterkort
Son of Tamara Troy and David Lutterkort, Saturday, Aug. 21 at Congregation Emanu-El in San Francisco.

Raven MatoWi
Daughter of Shannon Freed, Saturday, Aug. 14 at Chadeish Yameinu Jewish Renewal in Santa Cruz.

Lydia Mitz
Lydia Mitz
Maya Samantha Schrager
Maya Samantha Schrager

Lydia Mitz
Daughter of  Elizabeth Olson and Daniel Mitz, Saturday, Aug. 7 at Congregation Beth Am in Los Altos Hills. Lydia will be a 9th-grader at Palo Alto High School. For her Tzedakah/Tikkun Olam Project, she has been working with LifeMoves Family Services.

Maya Samantha Schrager
Daughter of Ruth and Matt Schrager, Saturday, Aug. 21 at Temple Sinai in Oakland.

Tabitha Monterrey Seitchik
Child of Sarah and James Seitchik Sebastian and Ariel Garcia Monterrey, Saturday, Aug. 14 at Congregation Ner Shalom in Cotati.

Tyler Soofer
Son of Deborah and Guiv Soofer, Saturday, Aug. 21 at Congregation Emanu-El in San Francisco.

Max Jacob Spier
Max Jacob Spier

Max Jacob Spier
Son of Jonathan and Brandy Anne Spier, Saturday, Aug. 14 at Congregation Beth Am in Los Altos Hills. Max is an 8th-grade student at Hillview Middle School.

Max Jacob Wasserstein
Son of Caryn and Kevin Wasserstein, Saturday, Aug. 28 at Congregation Beth Am in Los Altos Hills. Max is a 9th-grader at Kehillah Jewish High School in Palo Alto. For his Tzedakah/Tikkun Olam Project, he helped provide recess equipment for Ravenswood School District.

Noa Weinberger
Noa Weinberger

Noa Weinberger
Daughter of Beverly and Leor Weinberger, Saturday, Aug. 7 at Beth Jacob Congregation in Oakland.