IN MEMORIAM: Rosalie Cream (1916-2023), Mother-in-Law of former WCDC Chair David Alpert

It is with sincerest condolences that I share the news of the passing of Rosalie Cream, she is former WCDC Chair David Alpert’s mother in-law.   Please reach out to David and his wife Leslie to let them know you are thinking of them.  Friends and family are welcome to attend the service.…Read More

IN MEMORIAM: A. Joshua Ehrlich, Rye Town District Leader (1955-2023)

It is with deep sadness and a heavy heart that I inform you of the death of A. Joshua (Josh) Ehrlich, a colleague, friend and Rye Town District Leader who passed away on February 8, 2023. Not only was he a District Leader, but he was an expert in Election…Read More

IN MEMORIAM: Cleo Oliver, Fairview Area Chair (1939-2022)

Dear Greenburgh District Leaders & Activists, It is with great sadness that I inform you that Fairview Area Chair Cleo Oliver died Friday morning.  Cleo was a longtime friend to many of us.  She served on the Greenburgh Democratic Executive Committee for decades.  She was always fighting for progressive causes,…Read More

IN MEMORIAM: Dr. Henry C. Weinstein (1934-2022), husband of Roz Weinstein

“A nationally distinguished psychiatrist, psychoanalyst, educator, and scholar, Henry spent an extraordinary career working at the intersection of law and medicine… He was passionate about the mental health of the incarcerated; a leader in defining the ethical dimensions of his profession; and a mentor to a younger generation of practitioners.…Read More

IN MEMORIAM: Michael Stolzar (1948-2022), White Plains District Leader

Mike had a long history of political and civic involvement in New York City and in Rye Brook before he and his wife, Karen, moved to White Plains, where he served as a Democratic District Leader and as a member of the Conservation Board. Michael was very active in the…Read More

IN MEMORIAM: Judge Gilbert Rabin (1923-2022), father of Marni Rabin-Marron

“‘The Judge,’ as he became affectionately known by everyone, was elected as a City Justice in 1969 serving in that office for 12 years. In 1982, he was sworn in as a Yonkers City Court Judge. Unfalteringly diligent and fair-minded, he continually received endorsements from all political parties until his…Read More

IN MEMORIAM: Reginald Lafayette (1952-2022), former Chair of the Westchester County Democratic Committee

Reginald LaFayette, a longtime Democratic leader in Westchester County who was a veteran of local politics and elections, died Saturday morning. He was 69. LaFayette was the former longtime chairman of the Westchester County Democratic Committee, which announced his passing on its Facebook page. It said the cause of death had…Read More

IN MEMORIAM: Ann P. Kearns (1936-2021), mother of Ellen Kearns