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Mrs. Dorine H. Finerman

Service: Private service will be held at Sinai Temple

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Burial will take place following the service at Sinai Memorial Park

Dorine (Hallett) Finerman 1929-2021 SPRINGFIELD

Dorine (Hallett) Finerman, 91, died at home in Springfield, MA on Saturday, May 8. Born September 20, 1929 in Springfield, she was the daughter of the late Samuel and Sarah (Smith) Hallett.  She was married for 57 years to Jack until his death in 2009. Dorine graduated from Westfield State Teachers College, working after graduation as an elementary school teacher. She was a member of Sinai Temple.

Dorine is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Jan and Richard Krasnor of Madison, CT; her daughter Susan Finerman-Bierly of Portland, CT, and her son-in-law Jeffrey Bierly. She leaves her grandchildren, Leah DelGobbo and her husband Chris of Wolcott, CT, Alison Krasnor of Brighton, MA, Evan Bierly of Middletown, CT and Sarah Bierly of Brighton, MA. She also leaves her brother Wayne Hallett and his wife Janice of East Longmeadow, MA, niece Cathy Parker of West Springfield, MA, and many other nieces, nephews and cousins. Dorine was predeceased by her sisters Rosalie Parker and Frances Gordon.

The family would like to thank Beacon Hospice and Kind Hands Care at Home for the incredible care, kindness and support they showed Dorine and her family over the past several months.

Funeral services will be private at Sinai Temple in Springfield, Massachusetts. With burial immediately following at Sinai Memorial Park, 584 Cottage St., Springfield, MA. The Ascher-Zimmerman Funeral Home is handling all arrangements.

Memorial contributions can be made to Sinai Temple, 1100 Dickinson St., Springfield, MA 01108, to Beacon Hospice and Amedisys Foundation, Springfield, MA, or to the donor’s choice.

Mrs. Marcia Greene


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Marcia Greene was born Oct 29, 1952 in Omaha NE to Ronna & Marvin Dienstfrey and died May 3, 2021. She attended high school in Lincoln NE and was a 1975 graduate of the Univ of Nebraska.  She met her husband Mandell of 45 years at her family’s Passover Seder in 1974. They were married at Tifereth Israel Synagogue in Lincoln on April 11, 1976 and traveled the world until Mandy’s retirement from the USAF in 1993. They lived in Omaha NE, Lompoc CA, Cheyenne WY, Montgomery AL, and moved to Germany just before the Berlin Wall came down in 1989. After retiring from the AF, they lived in Orange County CA, Des Moines IA, Overland Park KS, South Florida, then Sacramento CA.  In 2016, she and Mandy moved to Western MA to be near their grandchildren. Marcia was a Special Educator for more than 20 years, then served as a Jewish Educator in Iowa, Florida, California and Western Mass. She is survived by her husband Mandell of Wilbraham, a daughter Horizon (Cooper) of Seattle WA, a son Rabbi James (Jen) of Stafford Springs CT, two grandchildren, Talyah & Kol, and a sister Sherri (Bob) of Pocatello ID. A private funeral service and burial will be held at the MA Veterans Cemetery in Agawam. Donations may be directed to Sinai Temple or Temple Beth El of Springfield, or Temple Or Rishon in Orangevale CA.