Bertha Kahansky (Née Medoff)

Funeral Service: Sunday, September 04, 2022 at 11:00 AM
Chapel Service
Shiva: Sunday, September 04, 2022 to
Friday, September 09, 2022

Steger Residence, 8th floor
Shiva Details:
Shiva from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., ending Friday at 2:00 p.m.
Cemetery: Baron De Hirsch Cemetery
Donations:
Charity of your choice.

Notes:
If you are unable to attend the funeral service in person, you may join it virtually on Sunday, September 4, at 11:00 a.m.: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCI44-JAG5dCDIjw49YmbZig/lives


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yehuda kops - 10 days ago

I knew Bertha for many years, she was sharp and smart and a very proud mother and bubi. May she be a source of ongoing inspiration to her family and friends.

Rosemary Kaufman Caplan - 27 days ago

Dear Cheryl, Philip, Karen, My late mom (Dora Kaufman) and yours were friends for many many decades, playing cards, spending summers at Miller’s cottages in. Al Morin, schmoozing in the mall. Your mom was a lovely lady. I am sending you and your families my most heartfelt condolences, and I hope that your happy memories of Bertha will console you now and in the future. Rosemary Kaufman Caplan

Nathan & Maureen Stubina - 28 days ago

Dear Karen and Family: Zichrona Livracha - May Her Memory Be A Blessing For Your Entire Family. May it be a comfort to you to know that we are thinking of you at this difficult time. Maureen & Nathan Stubina

Monica Myszka - 29 days ago

Dear Cheryl and family We were so sorry to read the sad news about your mom. She was so loving and devoted to all of you. May you know no more sorrow. Monica and Issie

Rosalind Richstone - 29 days ago

Dear Cheryl and Family. My sympathies on the passing of your mom

Rhonda Gordon Pearl - 29 days ago

Dear Cheryl, Phil, Karen and family, I am so sorry to hear about Bertha’s passing. Whenever we talk about growing up on Mackenzie , the Kahansky Family were a big part of our memories. Summers at the miller cottages in Val Morin were some of the best times. May you find comfort in the special memories of a wonderful mom.

Manny and Ruthie Rabinovitch - 29 days ago

To Phil and Family our deepest sympathy to you and your family

Harriet Cohen - 29 days ago

Dear Cheryl and Family My deepest sympathies to you and your family on the loss of your beloved mother, mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a lovely lady.

Paula Sacks - 30 days ago

Dear Cheryl, My deepest sympathies to you and your family on the loss of your beloved mother, mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother. May you find comfort in your many wonderful memories. Paula

Gloria and Mary Weicher - 30 days ago

Dearest Phil, Cheryl, Karen and families, Please accept our deepest condolences on the loss of your mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. May all the happy memories bring you solace during this difficult time and may you be spared any further sorrow. Baruch Dayan Emet.

Jackie Rosenthal - 30 days ago

To Joyce; please accept my sincere condolences on the passing of your sister-in-law, Bertha

Joelle and Norm Klein - 30 days ago

Erin, Avi and family, Erin, we would like to give our heartfelt condolences on the passing of your grandmother. May her memories bring you comfort at this time. Regards, Joelle , Norm and family

Barbara and Jeffrey Farber - about 1 month ago

To the entire Kahansky family - we extend our heartfelt condolences on the passing of your beloved mom, mother-in-law, grandmother. We just loved Bertha. She was a best dear friend of my mom Riva Kader, who cherished their friendship over the years and more recently their time at Stagers. Whenever I visited my mom, I also had the pleasure to spend some time with Bertha, we all sat together and chatted. She always had a beautiful smile on her face. May all the loving memories comfort you during this difficult time. May she rest in peace.

Debra Smolkin - about 1 month ago

Dear Karen, Guy, Kiana and Jenna, Please accept our sincere condolences. Love Debra, Leon, Justin, Sheryl, Joel and Ira.

Barbara Benedek - about 1 month ago

Our deepest sympathies. May you treasure all your beautiful memories. Barbara and Victor

Charlene Burak - about 1 month ago

Dear Cheryl and family, Our heartfelt condolences on the loss of Bertha. I remember the good times, back in the day, that our mothers had playing cards and on their cruise trip. May you be spared further sorrow and have comfort in the happy moments. Charlene & Fred

Allen@ Judy kader - about 1 month ago

Dear Cheryl and family, our deepest condolences on the passing of your beloved mother. Bertha was an amazing lady , may her memories of such a beautiful person bring you comfort at this time. Judy& Allen kader

Romy Schnaiberg - about 1 month ago

Dear family, I am so sorry to hear of Bertha’s passing. I get warm smile and wonderful hugs made me always feel very special. May your memories of happier times provide comfort to you.

Pete - about 1 month ago

Dear Karen and family All my heart.

Peggy & Ron Garonce - about 1 month ago

Dear Cheryl, Karen, Philip, Marna, Erin, Jenna, Kianna and the entire Kahansky family, We were extremely saddened to hear the news of your dear mother and grandmother’s passing. Bertha was a very special lady, kind, gentle and soft-spoken. One of my (Peggy) fondest memories was when we travelled together to New Jersey to surprise Cheryl and Matt when they announced their engagement. This of course was completely her idea. Sending our deepest condolences; may all your wonderful memories help you during this difficult time. Love Peggy and Ron

Stephanie Geller - about 1 month ago

Dear Erin and family, I am so very sorry for the loss of your grandmother. She was a wonderful lady. Erin, I know you had a special connection with her. May your family be spared further sorrows. -Stephanie

Teresa & Marshall are - about 1 month ago

Dear Karen and family, We are so sorry to hear about the loss of your dear Mum. I actually just talked to her not too long ago while visiting my mom at Steger. She always had such a sweet smile for me. Or maybe her sweetness was for everyone? She was such a warm and loving lady who I’m certain will be missed by all who knew her. Including my mom. May her memory be a sweet blessing and may you know no more sorrow. Sending hugs, Teresa & Marshall

Samantha Druzin - about 1 month ago

Dear Erin, Marna and family, Sending you all my deepest condolences. May happy memories comfort you during this difficult time.

Faigie Freeman - about 1 month ago

Dear Cheryl and family, my deepest sympathy on the loss of your beloved mother. I knew her since she and Gerry were married and she was a true lady. The picture is beautiful. May she rest in peace and may she be a blessing for all. Cousin Faigie

Fay , Lillian and Iris (nee Steinberg) - about 1 month ago

To the entire Kahansky family, We are so sorry to hear of the loss of Bertha. Needless to say we have such fond thoughts of her from our early days as young girls. Bertha has always been part of our lives for many many years. She was best friends with our Mom (Pearl) for so many years from Goyer St. To Cavendish and beyond .. please know we are sending our deepest condolences to all of you at this time. May her memories of such a fine woman bring you comfort at this time!

Marla Glazer - about 1 month ago

Dear Cheryl, Marna, Erin and Family, I met Bertha in 1988 when she hired me at the company where she was working. I can only say that she was an amazing lady. Her spirit will live with us forever RIP You will never be forgotten.

Rhonda Deighton - about 1 month ago

Dear Kahansky family, Our sincere condolences to you all -Cheryl, Phillip, Karen, Guy, Kianna, Jenna - on the loss of your mom, grandmother, and great grandmother. You are all in our hearts. I remember Mrs. Kahansky as my bestie's (Karen's) mom from our days on MacKenzie Street. She will always bring back the best of memories for me. I am so very sorry for your loss. My heart is with you all in these difficult days. Mom (Laura), Don, Abram, Rose, and Rhonda send our love and sincere condolences.

Harriet Spector - about 1 month ago

Dear Cheryl, Philip, Karen & Families We were so saddened to hear of Bertha’s passing. Our parents go back a very long time . I remember all the beautiful summers our families spent at Miller’s Cottages in Val Morin. Bertha was a beautiful person - a very caring & loving mother, grandmother & great grandmother. Sending you our heartfelt condolences & may her memory be a blessing. Fondly, The Spector Family

Sandy Rappoport - about 1 month ago

Dear Marna and Erin and family, I’m so sorry to read about your grandmother’s passing. What a lovely lady!! My sister, Evelyn Pinchuk and I send our deepest sympathies to all of you. May she Rest In Peace.

Marion & Gary Kirsh - about 1 month ago

Dear Cheryl & family We were so saddened to hear of the passing of your mother. There is no good age or time to lose such a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Hopefully happy memories will help sustain you in the days to come. Marion & Gary Kirsh & family

Lorna Bierbrier - about 1 month ago

Condolences on Bertha’s passing. She was a lovely lady.

Hedda and Lou Auerback - about 1 month ago

Dear Cheryl and Family, we were very saddened and shocked upon receiving the news of the loss of your dear mother and grandmother. We are sending you our sincerest condolences and wish you strength at this very difficult time. May your cherished memories bring you comfort in the days ahead. Warmly, Hedda and Lou

Esther and Bernie karachinsky - about 1 month ago

Dear Cheryl and family, Just like you and your family, I was so shocked to hear of the sudden loss of your mother. My fondest memory of your dearest mother was how much she loved to read. It was my pleasure to give her large print books whenever I could. My sincere condolences on the loss of your wonderful mother and grandmother. She will be very sadly missed. Sincerely, Esther and bernie

Marcy & Danny Benjamin - about 1 month ago

Dear Kahansky Family, I was shocked to hear of your Mom’s sudden passing yesterday. Your Mom and Riva were best friends for many years & had each other’s company at The Stegers Residence for a year. She was a pleasure to speak; always with words of wisdom & very sharp minded My Mom & I will miss her; so our condolences to you and family. Thinking of you at this very difficult time. Take care! Riva Kader & Marcy & Danny Benjamin

Lucie girard - about 1 month ago

My sincère condolences to all the kahansky family . I am sorry for your loss. Rest In Peace grandmother. Love you .. Erika Kahansky and lucie .

Shawn bell - about 1 month ago

Condolences to your entire family May your bubby rest in peace with the angels. BDE!

Elisa Share - about 1 month ago

Erin I am so sorry to hear of the sudden loss of your Grandmother. She was an awesome lady with a ton of spunk! I miss her already. I saw her just a few weeks ago when I went to visit. Stay strong and I am here if you need anything xoxo Elisa

Evelyn Friedman - about 1 month ago

My deepest condolences on the loss of Bertha. She was a very special lady.

Charlene Berry - about 1 month ago

My Sincere Condolences to all of you at this time, I was very saddened to hear.Your Mother, Grandmother and Great-grandmother was a remarkable Lady and Loved you all so much.Hugs to all you Ladies

Amy Benedek - about 1 month ago

Heartfelt condolences on the loss of your beloved mother, mother in law and grandmother. She loved her family so much and was so proud of you all. I still remember her driving from Cote St. Luc to Chomedey to kill a spider for Erin. She was the ultimate Grandma. May your memories help you through this difficult time Amy, Jesse, Ben and Hannah

Glenna - about 1 month ago

Dear Karen and family, Sending you my sincere condolences on the loss of your mother. May wonderful memories fill your hearts and wishing you strength during this difficult time. Glenna Chinks

Bruce Seltzer - about 1 month ago

My deepest heartfelt condolences to the Kahansky family. I was shocked to have heard the news this morning of Bertha’s passing. Cherish all the fond memories. I know I will.

Michie aka Misha - about 1 month ago

Cheryl, Erin, Marna, What a beautiful picture of GG I am so sorry for your loss.

Cheryl Libman - about 1 month ago

Dear Karen and family, I want to send my deepest condolences to you and your family on the loss of your mother. May her memory forever be a blessing and may you cherish all the wonderful memories you shared with her. Cheryl

Eileen Chadnick - about 1 month ago

Dear Karen (and family), I am so very sorry to hear of your loss. Am thinking of you and sending heartfelt condolences….and a hug.

Mark Gampel - about 1 month ago

My sincere condolences Phil, to you and your family on the passing of your mother, grandmother, I had the pleasure of her company many times over the years.

Moishe Campbell - about 1 month ago

I cannot express my most sincere condolences for your loss. Bertha was a very special lady who I cared for greatly. So many years I would have the pleasure of doing her hair on a Saturday morning. She will be greatly missed.

Esther Brown - about 1 month ago

Dear Cheryl, Marna, Erin and all of Berthas loved ones. Sending sincere condolences on your loss. Hoping the good memories will help you during this sad time. Esther