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HERITAGE FLORIDA JEWISH NEWS, NOVEMBER 29, 2013 PAGE 7A In early November, Johnsage remains as powerful as Halligan, a speaker against ever. Each time he tells the bullying, returned to the story of Ryan's experience Central Florida area to in- with bullying, the audi- form teens about bullying ence can feel his emotions. and teen depression. A for- While Halligan admits that mer IBM engineer, Halligan his son's depression led to lobbied for laws to be passed his death, he cites bullying in Vermont to improve how as the main cause for the schools address bullying depression. and suicide prevention after As part of the Holocaust the death of his son, Ryan, Memorial Education and as a result of bullying and ResourceCenterofFlorida's depression. Sharing Ryan's Upstanders Initiative, Hal- story, he has given speeches ligan urges students to take at schools in other states, action and be Upstanders as well as interviews on rather than Bystanders. He PBS Frontline, Oprah and explains that ifjust one stu- other televised programs, dent had spoken up for Ryan Halligan uses the story of in a bullying situation, the Ryan, to educate middleoutcome could have been school students about the vastly different. importance of standing up Along with his student to bullying and seeking help presentations, Halligan of- when needed. In2003, Ryan fered sessions for parents took his own life after being where he addressed the bullied at school and online, issue of cyberbullying, an Ten years later, the mes- increasing concern in the OB TL ARY SAM BEHR 2 p.m. A celebration of life Sam Behr of New Smyrna followed at the New Smyrna Beach, died Saturday, Nov. Beach Yacht Club. 16, 2013, in his home. He was 86 years old. Mr. Behr MARVIN MYER NATHAN was born April 23, 1927, in Dr. Marvin M. Nathan of Talledega, Ala. He played Winter Park passed away on football at the University of Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, at Maryland and scored the first Hospice of the Comforter in touchdown ever for Coach Altamonte Springs. Hewas Paul"Bear" Bryant. Mr. Behr 98 years old. Dr. Nathan was was in the military and served born to Jacob and Elizabeth at ElmOre Air Force Base in Greenberg Nathan of Ocilla, Alaska, where he served as Ga., on May 23, 1915, in athleticdirectorandreceived Onancock, Va., where his football help from Coach motherwenttostaywithher Bryant. He owned his own familytogivebirth.Afterthe business, Behr Shoe Center, birth, theyreturnedtoOcilla, on Church Street in Orlando, where he excelled in school for more than 50 years. But and was admitted to the he is best known for his University of Georgia at the tagline "Tires ain't pretty" age of 17, with the plan to go as a spokesman for Allied directly into medical school. Discount. Following the untimely death Mr. Behr is survived by of his father, he left school his wife, Joanne; his sons, (with the assurance of the Jeff of New Smyrna Beach, Dean of the Medical School Phillip of Fresno, Calif., that should he be able to re- George of Merritt Island; turn, there would be a place daughters, Sheri Gray of for him) he returned home to Denver, Colo., Mayme Paul helpinhis family's business. of Orlando, Bette Jo Foster When World War II broke of Palm Harbor, Fla., and out, he enlisted in the U.S. Angle M. Randolph of Dallas, Army and was sent to New Texas; and14 grandchildren. York where he served as a Services were held at the munitions specialist. When Settle-Wilder Funeral Home there became a shortage of in New Smyrna Beach on doctors during the war, the Tuesday, November 19, at Army sent him back to the Sudoku (see page 14 for solution SUDOKU Answers from 11/22/2009 Wikipedia Commons Ryan HaUigan age of social media. Halli- gan clarifies that while the medium of communication has shifted since his sonwas a teenager from AOL Instant Messaging to Facebook, twitter, and texting, the circumstances remain: bul- lying can have devastating consequences on teenag- ers. Bullying is no longer isolated to a few encounters at school, Halligan explains. Today, bullies have the power to continue to taunt their targets through social media. As a result, it is criti- cal for parents to monitor their child's access to social media on devices such as cell phones, tablets, and com- puters. Halligan encourages parents to take away access to social media at night to give teens a break and also recommends the use of so- cial media in common areas where activity can be seen by parents. In a time when it is not uncommon to see a child with a cell phone, Halli- gan reminds parents that social media sites such as Facebook and twitter can- not legally be accessed by children younger than 13 years old. "If we are going to give our children access to technology, we have to remember that with that access comes responsibil- ity," he said. University of Georgia College of Medicine to complete his medical training. Itwas in New York, that he met and ultimately married his partner in life and busi- ness, Charlotte Friedman, on June 14, 1944. Following the war, he was able to fulfill his dream of becoming a physician. Dr. Nathan was a family physician, treating patients from all walks of life, regard- less of their ability to pay. When he finally retired from active practice at age 90, there were boxes of unpaid bills for services he had performed for his patients. In 2009, he and Charlotte retired to Orlando and moved into the Winter Park Towers, where he continued to help neighbors when they came to him with their ailments. Dr. Nathan is survived by his wife of 69 years, Char- lotte; his sons, Franklin (Linda) of Tampa, Harold of Seattle and Gary (Deb- bie) of Atlanta; his daughter Sara (Dr. Louis) Stern, who is the current president of Congregation Ohev Shalom; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Hewas predeceased by his sister, Elaine Sackett. Funeral services, with military honors, were held at the Ohev Shalom Pa- vilion with Rabbis Aaron Rubinger and David Kay and Cantor Allan Robuck officiating. The family requests contributions to Congregation Ohev Shalom, 613 Concourse Parkway So, Maitland 32751, in memory of Dr. Marvin M. Nathan. Arrangements entrusted to Beth Shalom Memorial Chapel, Orlando. you could save 28%" Coil 1-866-929-90-'KI fo see how much you could save on car insurance. 7 13 54 4 71 6 17 2 9 56 41 78 7 4 6 95 1 45 93 2 ~ StatcPoint M~dia 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 A1A, Satellite Beach, 321-777-2770. Congregation Ahavas Yisrael/Chabad (O), 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 C ourt 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 E1 (C), 2185 MeadowlaneAve., 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, 9401S.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 1308 E. Normandy Blvd., Deltona; 386-804-8283;; Shabbat services: Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. Congregation B'nai Torah (C), 403 N. Nova Rd., Ormond Beach, 32174, 386-672-1174;; Shabbat services: Friday, 8 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. Congregation Chabad Lubavitch of Greater Daytona (0), 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.m. 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.m.; Junior Congregation., 10:00 a.m. Congregation Or Chayim (Rec), Leesburg, 352-326-8745; egrae@; services last Friday of each month at 3:30 p.m. at vari- ous private residences. Congregation Shalom Aleichem (R), 3501 Oak Pointe Blvd., Kis- simmee, 407-935-0064;; Shabbat service, 1st and 3rd Fridays of the month, 8 p.m. Congregation Sinai (C/R), 303 N. S.R. 27, Minneola; 352-243- 5353;; 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. NovaRd., 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. Wickham 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. 8th Ave., 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, ~.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 Elkcam Blvd., Deltona, 386-789-2202; Shabbat service; 7:30 p.m.; Saturday: 10 a.m. Temple Shir Shalom ofOviedo (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 (0) Orthodox(Rec) Reconstructionist