We regret to inform you of the passing of Emanuel Stern, father of Rochelle and Eugene '80 Major and Akiba Stern.  Funeral services at 7:00 p.m. this evening are at Sinai Chapels in Fresh Meadows, Queens:  162-05 Horace Harding Expressway.  Chapel phone number is 718-445-0300.  Interment will follow in Israel at the Segulah Cemetery in Petach Tikva.

Driving directions to Sinai Chapels from the Upper East Side: Take the Triboro Bridge to the Grand Central Pkwy East. Take Exit 10 East (Long Island Expressway EASTERN L. I.)  Take  L.I.E. (495) until Exit 24 (Kissena Blvd.) and continue on service road 3 lights to 164th Street.  Make a left, and an immediate left again onto Westbound service road to chapel on the right side.

Shiva will be at the Long Island home of Stanley and Trudy Stern, 480 Ocean Avenue, Lawrence, NY 11559.  The phone number there is 516-374-1166.  Shiva details to follow, once finalized.

Notes of condolence may be sent to Rochelle & Eugene Major, 500A East 87th Street, Apt. 15G, NYC 10128, and to Akiba & Perri Stern, 150 East 69th Street, Apt. 6A, NYC 10021.

May HaKadosh Baruch Hu comfort you among the mourners of Tzion and Yerushalayim.