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died Nov. 18, 2006. Widow of Erwin N. Binder; mother of Earl R. Binder and the late Judith (William) Novak; grandmother of Amy (Michael) Bratton, Benjamin (Dawn) Binder, and Jean, Nancy, Cynthia, Michael, and Joshua Novak; great-grandmother of Alexis Marie Bratton, William Evan Bratton and Jacob Eli Binder; sister of Shirley (Lou) Sherman; sister-in-law of the late Benjamin (Marie) Binder, the late Jack (Florence) Binder, the late Bernadine (Robert) Shucart, the late Sadie (Morris) Cohen and the late Evelyn (Hyman) Feldman; mother-in-law of Melody Martin Binder. Contributions to United Hebrew Congregation’s Saul Spielberg Early Childhood Center. Berger Memorial

BURT F. FIGUS, died Nov. 21, 2006. Widower of Evelyn I. Figus; father of Kirk (Carol) Figus and Cindy (Todd) Henne; brother of Irvin “Hershey” (Delores) Figus; grandfather of Brian, Brett, Collin and Cole Figus and Carrie Henne; brother-in-law of Roberta Portney and Robert Stein; companion of Ellen Pearl. Contributions to Stray Rescue of St. Louis, 1463 South 18th St., St. Louis, Mo., 63104. Berger Memorial

ROSE GERBER KAGAN, died Nov. 15, 2006. Widow of William Kagan; mother of Nina L. (Phillip) Radman and Dr. Andrew A. (Jayne) Kagan; grandmother of Marci (Dr. Ken) Bluestone and Matthew N. Radman; great-grandmother of Madeline and Charlotte Bluestone; daughter of the late Max and the late Esther Gerber; sister of Bonnie (the late Mel) Goldberg, the late Jossel (Ann) Gerber, the late Belle (the late Jack) Friedman and the late Helen (Bernard) Gusfield; sister-in-law of Jackie Jean (the late Nate) Lurie, the late Irwin Kagan and the late Sol Kagan. Berger Memorial

MICHAEL M. KARL, M.D., 91, died Nov. 22, 2006. Widow of Irene E. Karl, PhD.; father of Bonnie (John) Staffier and Terry (Philippe Schmitter) Karl, PhD; grandfather of Samantha, Alex and Mackenzie Staffier; brother of Minnie (the late Harry) Friedman, the late Harry Karl and the late Max (the late Anita) Karl. Berger Memorial

ROSE LIPMAN, died Nov. 8, 2006. Mother of Burton J. Lipman; grandmother of Randee Ellen Lipman (Charles Fletcher), Francine Lipman (James Williamson); Wendy Lipman (Richard Burg); great-grandmother of Ariel Joy Fletcher and Zoe Alyse Burg. Contributions to the UCSD Moores Cancer Center, 3855 Health Sciences Drive #0658, La Jolla, California 92093 or United Jewish Federation, 4950 Murphy Canyon Road, San Diego, Cal., 92123

GISELA W. MCKENNA-BURKE, 76, died Nov. 13, 2006. Wife of Richard W. Burke; mother of John Burke, Robert Burke, Susan Ryan and Elizabeth Burke. Contributions to Washington University for the German Department, Attention: Donna Battershell, Campus Box 1210, 1 Brookings Drive, St. Louis, Mo., 63130.

HOWARD ALAN MEYERS, died Nov. 20, 2006. Husband of Barbara Meyers (nee Lugger); father of Seth Meyers, Abby (Ron) Exler, Morgan Meyers and Megan Meyers; grandfather of Brittney Meyers; son of the late Raymond and the late Min Meyers; brother of Dr. Mark (Judy) Meyers, John Meyers and Joel (Carol) Meyers; son-in-law of the late Aaron and the late Yetta Lugger; brother-in-law of Sanford (Teri) Lugger, Herbert (Terri) Lugger. Contributions to St. Joseph Institute for the Deaf, 1809 Clarkson Rd., Chesterfield, Mo., 63017. Berger Memorial

IDA PEARLSTONE, died Nov. 18, 2006. Widow of Ralph Benson and Mose Pearlstone; mother of the late Irwin Benson, Eileen Schnitker and David Benson; sister of Maury Cohn, the late Al Cohn, the late Saul Cohn, the late Harry Cohn, the late Joe Cohn and the late Lettie Smith; grandmother of Dr. Randall Benson, Cheryl Kaufman, Jeffrey Benson and Jason Schneider; great-grandmother of Evan Kaufman, Ari Kenney and Brianna, Charles, Aaron, Amy and Michelle Benson. Contributions to the American Cancer Society. Berger Memorial

MAX PERLMAN, died Nov. 18, 2006. Husband of the late Jean Perlman; father of Howard Perlman; brother of the late Harry (the late Muriel) Perlman and the late Ida (the late Sam) Barshop. Contributions to the Alzheimer’s Association. Berger Memorial

DOROTHY SAXE, died Nov. 15, 2006. Widow of Frank A. Saxe; mother of Maxine Saxe Ray; sister of the late Charles Dricker, the late Walter Dricker and the late Anna Dricker Marcus; grandmother of Alan M. Ray, Rebecca Ray, Benjamin Ray and Cheryl Ray; aunt of Evelyn (Walter) Turner, Dolores Dricker and Faye Siegal. Berger Memorial

NATALIE TACHMAN, died Nov. 14, 2006. Widow of Joe Tachman; mother of Lenora Donahue and Andrea (James) Woo; grandmother of Brendan Donahue and Cameron Woo; sister-in-law of Dr. Harold (the late Elfrieda) Tachman and the late Rose (the late Jack) Barr. Contributions to the American Lung Association. Berger Memorial