Lapidus, Bertha.rn1929-2008rnIt is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Bertha Sarah Lapidus on Monday, December 1st, 2008. Survived by her loving and devoted husband Ike (Irving). Her beloved children Arlen and Diane Lapidus, Philip Lapidus and Janet Nish-Lapidus, and Suzan and Barry Carr. And grandchildren Matthew and Camille, Julia, and Leah and Devon. Her siblings Belle and Alex Serota and Jerry and Evon Gotlieb. A funeral service will be held at Temple Sinai (210 Wilson Ave) at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 3rd, 2008. Shiva from 2 p.m. each day will continue until Monday morning December 8th, 2008 at 55 Robingrove Rd. Services will be held at 8 p.m. each evening. The family would like to thank the compassionate doctors and nurses at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, especially those in the Critical Care unit. Donations can be directed to the Temple Sinai Foundation General Endowment Fund in memory of Bertha Lapidus.