Week of Dec. 13, 2006

Week of Dec. 13, 2006

Sorkins celebrate 60 years

Albert and Rosalyn Sorkin celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. To mark the occasion their children gave a dinner at Spiro’s followed by an open house for the family and friends.

They are the parents of Robert (Donna) in Maine, David (Liz) in Florida, and Linda (Jose) Gonzolas in Oklahoma.


They are the grandparents of Jason (Sheila) Fritz, Mathew (Caitlin) Fritz and Jerry and Josh Fritz and Rachael (James) Streeter in Florida and Jenny Sorkin in Florida. They are the great-grandparents of Emily, Sarah, Jacob and Elizabeth Fritz and Lizzy Sorkin.


Allison Beth Iken, daughter of Sharon and Barry Iken of Chesterfield, and Adam Stephan Lyons, son of Sherry and Bill Lyons of Deerfield, Ill., were married Aug. 19, 2006, at the Westin St. Louis, where Rabbi Mark Kram, cousin of the bride, officiated.

She is the granddaughter of Ruth and Dave Goodman, the late Arthur Iken, the late Sylvia Iken Pearl and the late Sidney Pearl. He is the grandson of Chuck Lyons, the late Adeline Lyons, Ruth and the late Harry Steinberg.

The bride chose Lisa Baum, sister of the groom; Laurie Cohen, cousin of the bride; Jennifer Grossman; Erika Dubinsky; and Stephanie Krasny as bridesmaids.

The groom chose Corey Iken, brother of the bride; Darren Baum, brother-in-law of the groom; Alex Krasny; Adam Levine and Adam Freeman as groomsmen.

Ushers were Todd Dery and Sean Fox.

Following a wedding trip to Greece, the couple resides in Chicago.


Leah K. Weinstock, daughter of Leonard and Martha Weinstock of Clayton, and Jeffrey Hasson, son of Leonard and Miriam Hasson of Little Rock, Ark., were married Oct. 21, 2006, at Tehama Golf Club, Carmel, Calif., where Rabbi Bruce Greenbaum officiated.

A wedding reception followed the ceremony at the Tehama. She is the granddaughter of Martha Sheerin and the late Joseph Sheerin of Owosso, Mich., and Esther and Seymour Birnbaum of Delray Beach, Fla., and the late Daniel Weinstock.

He is the grandson of Gloria Sack of Little Rock, Ark., and the late Lester Sack and Eleanor Hasson of Montgomery, Ala.

Ellie Weinstock, sister of the bride was maid of honor.

Bridesmaids were Jill Solomon, sister of the groom; Maya Hasson, sister-in-law of the groom; Meredith Horner; Meredith Helfrich; Erin Wall; Ashley Kline; Erica Lowenthal; Jessica Garrett; Amy Bass; Melissa Grenda; and Sharon Conroy.

Julia Hasson, niece of the groom, served as flower girl.

The groom chose Mark Hasson, his brother, as best man. Groomsmen were Todd Solomon, brother-in-law of the groom; Brian Weiss; Bradley Bauman; Drew Sarratore; and Jake Rohn.

Usher was Jordan Theis.

The ring bearer was Steven Solomon, nephew of the groom.

Following a wedding trip to Maui, Hawaii, the couple resides in Pacific Grove, Calif.