Bryna Rudner

Née Cohen – August 5, 1922 – September 19, 2020 (1 Tishrei 5781)

The family is saddened to announce Bryna’s passing at the age of 98, after a full and happy life. Beloved wife and soulmate of the late Theodore (Ted) Rudner. Cherished mother of Lawrence & Donna Rudner (Montreal, Quebec), Paula Rudner (Oshawa, Ontario), Merle & Leslie Silberstein (Thornhill, Ontario) and Bonnie-Jo & Avi Benaksas (Boca Raton, Florida). Loving grandmother of Randi & Michael Booth (Stratford, Ontario), Jordan & Melissa Rudner (New Milford, New Jersey), Meredith Rudner (Montreal, Quebec), Kellie Silberstein (Thornhill, Ontario), Renée & Daniel Bortnick (Thornhill, Ontario) and Raphael (Raphi) & Ashley Benaksas (Birmingham, Alabama). Great grandmother of Jacob, Maya & Adam Rudner and Rowan Bortnick. Daughter of the late Joseph and the late Rebecca Cohen. Sister and sister-in-law of the late Allan & the late Rae Cohen, the late Esther & the late Adolph Rozalinsky, the late Gertrude & the late George Silverman, the late Toby & the late Aaron Freed, the late David & the late Thelma Cohen and the late Maytie and the late Max Sivkin. Sister-in law of the late Moe & the late Esther & the late Margaret Rudner, the late Evelyn & the late Mort Abrams, the late Florence & the late Phil Garonce and the late Louis and the late Edith Rudner. Aunt & Great-Aunt to many nieces and nephews around the world. Due to the COVID19 regulations, a private graveside service will take place. Shiva strictly private. Memorial donations in Bryna’s memory may be made to the charity of your choice. This service will be live-streamed, please go to