, died Jan. 20, 2007. Husband of Betty Askuvich; father of Neal (Joanne) Askuvich and Marilynn (Rudie) Ershen; brother of Melvin (Shirley) Askuvich; grandfather of David Askuvich, Rebecca (Jay) Emery, Amy Askuvich, Erin Newfeld and Kyle Newfeld. Berger Memorial

RALPH BIERMAN , died Jan. 23, 2007. Husband of Evelyn Stuhlman Bierman; brother of the late Ruth (the late Thurman) Bell and the late Goldine (the late Frank) Wolkowitz; brother-in-law of the late Rose (the late Morris) Zimbalist, the late Louis Stuhlman, the late Sam Stuhlman, the late Sarah Stuhlman and the late Fred (Beverly) Stuhlman. Contributions to Congregation B’nai Amoona. Berger Memorial

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MARVIN BLUM, died Jan. 21, 2007. Husband of Betty Mae Blum; father of Randee (Jeff Balkin) Blum and Marci Blum; bobo of Jordan Michelle Balkin and Victoria Rose Blum “Tori” Balkin; brother of Celeste (Herbert) Shulman, Mitzi (Arthur) Eisner and the late Anne (the late Malcolm) Brodsky and Lester (Beverly) Lamberg. Rindskopf-Roth

HARLIN BROWN , died Jan. 15, 2007. Husband of Marlene Brown; father of Dennis R. (Donna H.) Brown, Keith A. Brown, Jason R. (Julie) Brown and Janine Hutchinson; grandfather of Stacy (Neil) Laughlin, Ilene Brown, Ashley Brown, Conner Brown, Turner Brown, Caroline Brown and Mitchell Slattery; great-grandfather of Asher James Laughlin; son of the late Samuel T. and Bess Brown; brother of Naomi “Sis” (the late Manuel) Lasky and the late Albert Brown. Contributions to the Samuel T. Brown Fund, c/o JCC, 2 Millstone Campus Dr., St. Louis, Mo., 63146 or to the Dr. Aaron Birenbaum Home Care Fund, c/o Barnes-Jewish Hospital Foundation, 600 S. Taylor Ave., Suite 120, St. Louis, Mo., 63110. Rindskopf-Roth

MILTON P. GOLDFARB , died Jan. 24, 2007. Son of Sidney and Evelyn Goldfarb; father of Anna (Michael) Shabsin and Jeffrey (Mindy) Goldfarb; brother of Phyllis (Gary) Traub; grandfather of Sam and Daniel Shabsin, Olivia, Abigail and Jacob Goldfarb; uncle of Michael (Leah) Traub, David (Elizabath) Traub and Dana Traub. Contributions to Gary and Phyllis Traub Camp Scholarship Fund c/o Congregation B’nai Amoona, 324 S. Mason Rd., St. Louis, Mo., 63141. Berger Memorial

JAN SUSAN HOLTZMAN , died Jan. 21, 2007. Daughter of Shirley and Martin Holtzman; sister of Jim (Ruth) Holtzman and Vickie (Robert) Dumas. Rindskopf-Roth

MIRIAM MILLER , died Jan. 19, 2007. Widow of Edward Miller; mother of Marilyn (Gordon) Scobel and Sandford (Kim) Miller; grandmother of Geoffrey (Christine) Scobel and Bradley (Kimberly) Scobel; great-grandmother of Benjamin and Emily Scobel.

IRWIN H. MINTZ , died Jan. 22, 2007. Husband of Janice Goldenberg Mintz and the late Joan Bick Mintz; father of Steven (Dee) Mintz, Andrew (Robin) Mintz, Jack (Erin) Goldenberg, Joseph (Zeena) Goldenberg, Gwen (Jon) Rubin and Kim (Mark) Leemon; son of the late Charles and the late Rosalind Mintz; brother of the late Gloria (the late Sam) Goldstein. Contributions to the Siteman Cancer Center, 660 South Euclid Ave., St. Louis, Mo. 63108. Berger Memorial

BERTHA E. PRATZEL , died Jan. 23, 2007. Widow of Nathan Pratzel; mother of Ron (Elaine) Pratzel, Bob Pratzel and Alan (Mae) Pratzel; grandmother of David Pratzel, Ryan, Jordan and Amanda Pratzel, Emily, Jaime and Mark Pratzel; sister of the late Herbert (the late Toni) Yonack; sister-in-law of Alvin (Ida) Pratzel and the late Yetta (the late Aaron) Lugger; friend of the late Joe Preston. Berger Memorial

HARVEY DANIEL RUDOLPH , died Jan. 21, 2007. Husband of Jean Rudolph; father of David (Betsy) Rudolph and Steven Rudolph (Anna Voytovich); grandfather of Alexandra and Andrew Rudolph, Lea and Tessa Rudolph Voytovich; brother of Maxine (the late Philip) Hirsch, Edward (Betty) Rudolph and Alice (the late Stanley) Goodman. Contributions to the Jersey Community Hospital Foundation for the Emergency Room Expansion Fund. Berger Memorial