Gilbert Sandler, the great chronicler of Jewish Baltimore, passed away Dec. 19 after a lengthy illness. He was 95.

Here are some thoughts, blessings and stories from some of the people in the community whose lives he touched:






Funeral services for Sandler will be held on Dec. 21, at 9 a.m. at Sol Levinson & Bros., 8900 Reisterstown Road, in the main chapel.