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HERITAGE FLORIDA JEWISH NEWS, JUNE 28, 2013 PAGE 7A By Ron Kaplan was reveling in the afterglow, our cup runneth over." New Jersey Jewish News the recipient of hundreds of On June 13, Haifa upset congratulatory phone calls Maccabi TelAviv--the Israeli Ayearafter finishinglastin and messages, basketball equivalent of the the Israeli Premier Basketball "The feeling is just fantas- New York Yankees in terms League, the Maccabi Haifa tic," Rosen said in a phone of historical success and Heatwon its first champion- interview, and Haifa "is just budget--86-79. The team shipinastunningturnaround charmed by the surprising was led by first-year coach for the team and its owner, win. Having a good season Brad Greenberg, a former Former MetroWest (N.J.) would have been gratifying, assistant coach for the New resident Jeffrey Rosen, who but to have a chance at--and York Knicks and Los Angeles bought the team in 2007, to win--a title, you can say Clippersandgeneralmanager GARRET MATTHEW FURMAN Garret Matthew Furman, of Deltona, passed away Sunday, June 16, 2013. He was 38 years old. Mr. Furman was born in Miami, Fla. to Stuart Fur- man and Miriam Furman on August 3, 1974. He was a devoted husband and father and a loyal friend to many. He served proudly in the U.S. Navy and among other things was an experi- enced and enthusiastic chef, a skilled network technician and an accomplished sales professional. Mr. Furman is survived by his wife of 16 years, Sarah Furman; son, Ethan Furman; parents, Stuart (Donna) Fur- man and Miriam Furman; sister, Traci (Rob) Amyx; niece and nephews, Sammy, Reece, and Jordan Amyx; uncles, aunts and cousins. A celebration of Garret's life was held Saturday, June 22. In lieu of Flowers, the fam- ily requests donations be sent to: The Ethan Furman Educa- tion Fund, BMO Harris Bank, 129 E. Gore St., Orlando, FL 32806; 407-894-5920; Attn: Melissa Rodriguez Sudoku (see page 15 for Solution) GLADYS "HAP" LECKART, Gladys "Hap" Leckart, passed away Saturday, June 22, 2013. She was 91years old. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y. on February 22, 1922, she moved to Norfolk, Va. and then to Miami Beach. Mrs. Leckart married her beloved husband, Larry, in Miami in 1947. They settled with their two daugh- ters, Stacey and Janice, in Orlando in 1956, after Larry opened the legendary Ron- nie's Restaurant. Mrs. Leckart was known for herwit, class, generosity and her Cabbage Soup recipe that was on the menu at Ronnie's. She was a member of Temple Israel. She was predeceased by her husband, Larry, parents Sydelle and Moe, and sister Beulah. Mrs. Leckart is sur- vived by her daughters Stacey Leekart of Winter Park, and Janice Leckart Smith of Or- lando, three grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, and sister-in-law Arline Leck- art of Jacksonville. Funeral services were held at Temple Israel, with Rabbi Maurice Kaprow officiating. In mem- ory of Hap Leckart, the family requests that donations be made to Temple Israel, 50 S. Moss Rd, Winter Springs 32708. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Beth Shalom Memorial Chapel, Orlando. SEYMOUR MEISTER Seymour Meister, of Or- lando, passed away on Friday, June 21, 2013. He was 81 years old. He was born in Newark, N.J. July 2, 1931, to the late Morris and Sarah Buchinsky Meister. An avid Gator fan, he graduated from the Uni- versity of Florida and was a registered pharmacist in the Orlando area for many years. Mr. Meister served in the U.S. Navy as a Hospital Corpsman. In July 1957, in Orlando, he married the former Theodora Redner, his wife of nearly Answers from 06/21/2013 for the Philadelphia 76ers. Rosen said he was feeling "very pleased, validated, joy- ful, really happy for a city that was really starved for basket- ball and a winning team .... It was a storybook ending." The championship was so out-of-the-blue that Rosen was caught unawares. "I had Heat on page 15A 56 years, who survives him. They relocated to Orlando from Jacksonville in 1960. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his son Nathan (Barbara) and daughter Hiii- ary, and two grandchildren. Graveside funeral services were held at Ohev Shalom Cemetery with Rabbi Rick Sherwin officiating. The family request donations in memory of Seymour Meister to Jewish Family Services, 2100 Lee Road, Winter Park, 32789, or Congregation Beth Am, P.O. Box 915756, Long- wood, FL 32791. Funeral ar- rangements entrusted to Beth Shalom Memorial Chapel, 640 Lee Road, Orlando. FAIRLIE MICHAELSON Fairlie Michaelson, of A1- tamonte Springs, passed away on June 19, 2013. She was 91 years old. Born in Manchester, Eng- land on December 15, 1921, she married her adoring hus- band Dan, a United States sol- dier, and came to the states in 1945. They made their home in New York where he was a pharmacist and she was a mother and homemaker. They retired to the Orlando area in 1980 and enjoyed boating and the outdoors until August 1982 when he passed away after an extended illness. Mrs. Michaelson remained in the area and kept busy travelling with friends, volunteering at her temple and for Hadassah, exercising and just enjoying the outdoors which she loved. She was an active member of the Congregation of Reform Judaism and sang in the choir for many years. She is survived by her daughters, Lynne (Bob) Levy and Patrice (Dan) Grossman; son, Peter (Michele) Michael- son; seven grandchildren and two great-granddaughters. She was laid to rest at New Montefiore cemetery in West Babylon, New York. EDGAR ZETS Edgar Zets, of Maitland, passed away on Friday, June 21, 2013 He was 89 years old. Mr. Zets was born in Pre- toria, South Africa to the late Alec and Eva Miller Zets. He attended school in South Africa and married the former Naomi Jackson in Cape Town, in January 1951. They were married for more than 61 years when Mrs. Zets passed away in March. Mr. Zets' career was primarily in hotel management. In 1988, they relocated to the Orlando area to be closer to their sons and family. Mr. Zets is survived by his sons, Gary (Eleanor) Zets of Maitland and Russell Zets of St. Cloud, and one grand- daughter. In addition to his wife, he was predeceased by his brother, Harold. The fam- ily requests contributions to Bishop Grady Villas, 401 Bishop Grady Villas, St Cloud 34769, attn Kevin John- son. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Beth Shalom Memorial Chapel, Orlando. you could sove 28%" Call %866-929-9071 fo see how much you could save on cer insurance. 6 437 8 1 6 94 582 6 76 52 6 451 41 8 1 2 734 4 ~ StatePomt Media Fill in the blank squares in the grid, making sure that every row, column and 3-by-3 box includes all digits 1 through 9. Central Florida Synagogue Service Schedule and Directory Orlando Weekday Morning Minyan (Conservative/Egalitarian), services Monday-Friday 7:45 a.m. (9 a.m. - national holidays); 2nd floor Chapel - Jewish Academy of Orlando; 851 N. Maitland Ave., Maitland. For information call 407-298-4650. Celebration Jewish Congregation (R), services and holiday sched- ules shown at; 407-566-9792. Chabad Lubavitch of North Orlando (O), 39 Skyline Drive, Suite 1017, Lake Mary, 407-878-3011,; services: second Friday of each month at 7:30 p.m.; every Saturday at 10 a.m. Chabad of South Orlando (O), 7504 Universal Blvd., Orlando, 407-354-3660;; Shabbat services: Friday, 7 p.m.; Saturday, 9:30 a.m.; services, Monday and Thursday, 8 a.m. Chabad of the Space & Treasure Coasts (O), 1190 Highway AIA, Satellite Beach, 321-777-2770. Congregation Ahavas Yisrael/Chabad (0), 708 Lake Howell Rd., Maitland, 407-644-2500;; services: Sunday, 9 a.m.; Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m.; Shabbat services: Friday, 6:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9:30 a.m.; Family service, 4th Friday,of the month. Congregation Bet Chaim (R), 426 Lakeport Cove, Casselberry, 407-830-7211;; Shabbat services: Friday, 8 p.m.; 2nd Saturday of the month, 10:30 a.m. at Savannah Court in Maitland. Congregation Beth Am (C), 3899 Sand Lake Road, Longwood, 407-862-3505;; Shabbat services: Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9:30 a.m. Congregation Beth El (C), 2185 Meadowlane Ave., West Melbourne, 321-779-0740; Shabbat services, 1st & 3rd Friday, 8 p.m.; 2nd & 4th Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. Congregation Beth Emeth (R), 2205 Blue Sapphire Circle, Orlando, 407-855-0772; Shabbat service: monthly, 8 p.m. Congregation Beth Israel (Rec), Collins Resource Center, Suite 303, 9401 S.R. 200, Ocala, 352-237-8277;; Shabbat service, second Friday of the month, 8 p.m. Congregation Beth Sholom (R-C), 315 North 13th St., Leesburg, 352-326-3692;; schedule of services on website. Congregation Beth Shalom (Progressive Conservative), Orange City congregation holds services at Social Hall of Our Lady of Lakes Church, 1310 Maximillian St., Deltona; 386 -804-8283;www.rnybeth-; Shabbat services: Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.rn. Congregation B'nai Torah (C), 403 N. Nova Rd., Orrnond Beach, 32174, 386-672-1174;; Shabbat services: Friday, 8 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. Congregation Chabad Lubavitch of Greater Daytona (O), 1079 W. Granada Blvd., Ormond Beach, 386-672-9300; Shabbat services Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. Congregation of Reform Judaism (R), 928 Malone Dr., Orlando, 407-645-0444; Shabbat services, 7 p.m. 1st Friday; 8 p.m., 2nd and 3rd Fridays; 6 p.m., 4th and 5th Fridays; Saturday: 10 a.rn. Congregation Mateh Chaim (R), P.O. Box 060847, Palm Bay, 32906, 321-768-6722. Congregation Ohev Shalom (C), 613 Concourse Parkway South, Maitland, 407-298-4650;; Shabbat service, Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.rn.; Junior Congregation., 10:00 a.m. Congregation Or Chayirn (Rec), Leesburg, 352-326-8745; egrae@ hotmail.corn; services last Friday of each month at 3:30 p.m. at vari- ous private residences. Congregation Shalom Aleichern (R), 3501 Oak Pointe Blvd., Kis- simmee,407-935-0064;; Shabbatservice, 1st and 3rd Fridays of the month, 8 p.m. Congregation Sinai (C/R), 303 N. S.R. 27, Minneola; 352-243- 5353; congregationsinai@cfl,; services: every Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Healing Service, first Friday of the month, 7 p.m. Southwest Orlando Jewish Congregation/Ohalei Rivka (C), 11200 S. Apopka-Vineland Rd., Orlando, 407-239-5444; Shabbat service, Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9:30 a.m. Temple Beth El (R), 579 N. Nova Rd., Ormond Beach, 386 -677-2484. Temple Beth Shalom (R), P.O. Box 031233, Winter Haven, 813- 324-2882. Temple Beth Shalom (C), 40 Wellington Drive, Palm Coast, 386- 445-3006; Shabbat service, Friday, 8 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. Temple Beth Sholom (C), 5995 N. Wickharn Rd. Melbourne, 321-254-6333;; Shabbat services: Friday, 5:50 p.m.; Saturday: 9:30 a.m. Minyan, Tuesday, 7:30 p.m.; Thursday, 10:00 a.m. Temple Beth Shalom (R), 1109 N.E. 8thAve., Ocala, 352-629-3587; Shabbat services: Friday, 8 p.m.; Torah study: Saturday, 10:00 a.m. Temple B'nai Darom (R), 49 Banyan Course, Ocala, 352-624-0380; Friday Services 8 p.m. Temple Israel (C), 50 S. Moss Rd., Winter Springs, 407-647-3055;; Shabbat services: Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9:30 a.m.; Sunday 9:00 a.m. Temple Israel (R), 7350 Lake Andrew Drive, Melbourne, 321- 631-9494. Temple Israel (C), 1400 S. Peninsula Ave., Daytona Beach, 386- 252-3097; Shabbat service, 8 p.m.; Saturday: 9 a.m. Temple Israel of DeLand (R), 1001 E. New York Ave., DeLand, 386-736-1646; Friday Shabbat service, 7 p.m. Temple Shalom (formerly New Jewish Congregation) (R), 13563 Country Road 101, Oxford, 352-748-1800; www.newjewishcongrega-; Shabbat services: Friday, 7:30 p.m.; last Saturday of the month, 9:30 a.m. Temple Shalom of Deltona (R/C), 1785 Elkcarn Blvd., Deltona, 386-789-2202; Shabbat service; 7:30 p.m.; Saturday: 10 a.m. Temple Shir Shalom of Oviedo (R) Services held in the EPICenter at University Carillon United Methodist Church, 1395 Campus View Court, Oviedo, 407-366-3556,; Shabbat services: three Fridays each month, 7:30 p.m. Traditional Congregation of Mount Dora (T) Mount Dora, 352- 735-4774;; services: second and fourth Fridays and Saturday of the month. (R) Reform(C) Conservative (O) Orthodox (Rec) Reconstructionist