The Funeral was held at IRA KAUFMAN CHAPEL on Monday, 18 May 2015 at 10:00 AM.
Rabbi Arturo Kalfus and Cantorial Soloist Kelly Onickel officiated.
Click here to watch a video of the recorded service.
Interment at Machpelah Cemetery.
The family of Rachel Jacobs will be gathering through the evening of Wednesday, May 20 at the residence of John and Gilda Jacobs, 8353 Hendrie Blvd., Huntington Woods MI 48070 . The phone number is 248-545-4136.
Religious Services will be held at 7:00 P.M. Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday evenings.
Family members include:
Beloved wife of Todd Waldman; Adoring mother of Jacob Kody Waldman; Cherished daughter of John and Gilda Jacobs; Dear sister of Jessica and Joshua Steinhart; Daughter-in-law of Bruce Waldman, Elizabeth Waldman and Linda Waldman; Sister-in-law of Andrew Waldman and Tiffany Brown; Proud aunt of Lyle Steinhart, Bobby, Alec and Arianna Brown; Much loved granddaughter of the late Hyman and the late Lillian Zalenko, the late Gilberta and the late Morton Jacobs; Niece of Karen and Robert Wildau, Elizabeth Jacobs and Charles Jacobs; Also survived by many loving cousins and a world of friends.
A MEMORIAL TRIBUTE SERVICE WILL TAKE PLACE AT 11:00 A.M. SATURDAY MORNING, MAY 16TH IN THE CHAPEL AT THE HEBREW UNION COLLEGE-JEWISH INSTITUTE OF RELIGION, 1 WEST 4TH STREET, NEW YORK, NEW YORK, 10012.
THE SERVICE WILL BEGIN AT 11:00 A.M. WITH DOORS OPENING AT 10:00 A.M.
Rachel's family kindly requests that any gifts in her memory be made to Columbia Business School; the family would like to create a scholarship for students in her name, with preference for aspiring female social entrepreneurs.
Donations, remembrances and condolences may be made online at http://giving.columbia.edu/giveonline/?schoolstyle=140
Please designate "Other" when determining the gift amount. On the following page, select "In Memory", and fill out Rachel Jacobs 2002 in the "Special Instructions" field.
Donations may also be sent to the attention of Tanya Mujica Keenan, Columbia Business School, 33 West 60th Street, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10023. Checks should be made payable to Columbia Business School.
It is suggested that those who wish to further honor the memory of Rachel Jacobs may do so by making a contribution to:
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