STAIF: Eliezar Staif. It is with deep sadness that I am forced to announce the sudden death of my husband of 31 years, Eliezar Staif, on February 11, 2019. I and my five children Joseph, Danielle, Emily, Shani and Katherine are all overwhelmed with grief and shock at his untimely and sudden passing. Eli’s funeral was held on February 17, 2019, at Neve Hada Cemetary New Funeral in Hod Ha Sharon, Israel. Karen Barasch Staif, daughter of Shirley R. Barasch and the late Ronald Barasch of Mt. Lebanon.