Esther Weisman Rechtman of Decatur, Ga., passed away peacefully Jan. 19, four days short of her 95th birthday. Esther was born in Detroit, Mich., and married her high school sweetheart Edwin (Eddie) in 1945. They were married for 68 years.
Esther is predeceased by her husband Eddie; son Mark and her daughter-in-law Jane; children Paul (Brenda), Jay (Ilene), Neal, and daughter-in-law Debbie; grandchildren Stephen Rechtman, Jenny Ferguson (Chase),Paige Rechtman (fiancé Kung Gene Chu), Jeff Rechtman, Beth Rechtman, Rachel Banks (Emily), Brian Rechtman (Courtney), Jonathan Rechtman (Emma), and Joseph Rechtman (Abbie Rickard); great-grandchildren Nolan and Carter Ferguson, Austin and Elle Rechtman, and Jane Rechtman; and many loving nieces and nephews.
A virtual memorial service is planned for Jan. 31. For information about attending, or to make a memorial donation, please contact Congregation Bet Haverim, 2074 LaVista Road, Atlanta, Ga. 30329, www.cbhatlanta.org.