Memoriam

Dennis Baer

On Saturday, October 17th, 2015, fellow Amity member Dennis Baer of N. Potomac, MD, beloved husband of the late Joan Baer, devoted father of Samantha and Brian. He is also survived by Allen Jackson (son-in-law), Allison Baer (daughter-in-law) and Eve and Presley Jackson (grand daughters). We will all remember Dennis as the gregarious, fun-loving and…

Ralph B. Rothstein, 1924 – 2010

Ralph Rothstein, a Washington D.C. native, passionate philanthropist, champion for dental health in the United States and Israel, and a pillar of the Washington, D.C. Jewish community, lost his battle to cancer on December 19. He died at his home in Chevy Chase, MD. Along with a legacy that will be felt for generations to…

Harry Hofberg passes at age of 94

Harry was one of Amity’s shining spirits. We will fondly remember our cherished times with him. For many years, Harry selflessly sat on the Board of Directors and helped to coordinate our outings and group communications. His contribution was priceless. Last year, we honored Harry as a Member for Life. Selfishly, we hoped he would…

Myron “Myke” Schwartz

Myron “Myke” Schwartz passed away on Tuesday, March 10th, 2009. Beloved husband of the late Phyllis R. Schwartz. Devoted father of Stuart Schwartz, Alan Schwartz, and the late David Bruce Schwartz; loving grandfather of Dana, Adam and Ian. Please feel free to leave a comment or story about Mike.

Andy Winters

Andy Winter’s started a water project project in Togo when he was International Service Chairperson for the Rotary Club. Andy had been a Peace Corps Volunteer in Togo in the late 70’s. He used his Architectural abilities to build schools and to help the people in small villages. When he heard about people working in…