Posts Tagged ‘Children of Holocaust Survivors’

Ruth Bergman, HMC education director

Meeting the Challenge

Ruth Bergman heads HMC’s educational efforts to reach more students and teachers. Keri Guten Cohen Story Development Editor For the first time in its 36-year history, the Holocaust Memorial Center (HMC) in Farmington Hills has a full-time director of education. Ruth Bergman, a well-respected local educator and daughter of Holocaust survivors, came on board June…

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Rose Brystowski in front of her likeness on the Beaumont Hospital outdoor mural.

Instinct To Survive

Robert Ortlieb Special to the Jewish News High-risk cancer patient does all she can to ensure her best life. Rose Brystowski, 61, of Oak Park is the daughter of Holocaust survivors. As such, she did not have a large family tree to look to for her family health history. She did, however, inherit her parents’…

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A Caring Community

Program for Holocaust Survivors and Families marks 25 years by honoring founder, Dr. Charles Silow. I’m from Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania.” That was Dr. Charles “Charley” Silow’s tongue-in-cheek greeting to Ben and Ida Moskowitz. The couple had arrived for the February edition of Café Europa at Prentis Jewish Senior Life (JSL) Apartments in Oak Park. “So…

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