Birth – Eloise and Oliver Wollner

Jill Koretzky Wollner and Robert Wollner announce the arrival of their daughter and son, Eloise Rue and Oliver Banks, on May 11, 2016, in London, England.

The proud grandparents are Leora and Herb Wollner of Marietta and Susan and Barry Koretzky of Birmingham, Ala. The great-grandparents are Penina Bowman and the late Harold Bowman of Marietta, the late Elise and Reuven Wollner of Atlanta, the late Estelle and Izzy Eubanks of Birmingham, and the late Edith and Sol Koretzky of New Orleans.

The Hebrew names of Eloise and Oliver are Chaya and Chayim, respectively, in memory of their late great-aunt Chaya Bowman Baer of Gesher Haziv, Israel, and their late great-grandfather Harold Bowman of Marietta.


Bar Mitzvah – Liam Rex England

The bar mitzvah celebration of Liam Rex England of Marietta was held Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016, at Congregation Etz Chaim.

Liam is the son of Lance and Tamar England and has two sisters, Eden, 10, and Talia, 6. He is the grandson of Michael and Etti Alon of Dunwoody and Gary and Ginger England of South Pittsburgh, Tenn.

For his mitzvah project, Liam raised funds for the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Coasterthon, an annual event that raises money and awareness for sick children in Children’s Healthcare’s three hospitals in the metro area. Liam raised over $500 and participated in the roller coaster riding marathon at Six Flags Over Georgia in August.