Nathan "Nat"" Leitner
December 1, 1917 – January 25, 2019
Nathan “Nat” Leitner, 101, of Las Vegas, NV, a retired IRS accountant, passed away on Friday, January 25, 2019.
Nat was born in the Lower East Side of Manhattan, New York, NY, to Jacob and Clara Leitner (Safir) and was a southern Nevada resident since 2009. Nat served in the U.S. Army during WWII. He is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Abraham, Leitner; and Sylvia “Tzippy”, his beloved wife of 39 years. He is survived by his two sons, Marc Leitner, MD (Terri) and Jack Leitner, MD; seven grandchildren, Yoni Leitner, Orli Leitner-Estrada (Juan), Tali Leitner, Shiri Zaida (Roie), Melanie Leitner-Stubbe (Eric), Karen Leitner-Rumph (Noah), Heidi Elliot (Bret); and nine great-grandchildren, Maya, Aiden, Ella, Miles, Lira, Lilah, Emmy, Julia, and Tyler. Funeral services will be held at noon on Monday, January 28, 2019 at Schwartz Brothers Jeffer Memorial Chapel, Forest Hills, NY. Burial will follow at the Old Montefiore Cemetery, Jamaica, NY. Family requests that memorial donations be made to Chabad of Summerlin and Jewish National Fund (JNF). King David Memorial Chapel handled the arrangements.
- Jacob Leitner, Father
- Clara Leitner (Safir), Mother
- Sylvia "Tzippy" Leitner (Katz), Wife
- Abraham Leitner, Brother
- Marc Leitner (Terri) MD, Son
- Jack Leitner MD, Son
- Yoni Leitner, Grandchild
- Orli Leitner-Estrada (Juan), Grandchild
- Tali Leitner, Grandchild
- Shiri Zaida (Roie), Grandchild
- Melanie Leitner-Stubbe (Eric), Grandchild
- Karen Leitner-Rumph (Noah), Grandchild
- Heidi Elliot (Bret), Grandchild
- Maya, Aiden, Ella, Miles, Lira, Lilah, Emmy, Julia, and Tyler, Great-Grandchildren
No services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.
Nathan "Nat"" Leitner
January 26, 2019
TO THE LEITNER FAMILY!
IT WAS SUCH A PLEASURE AND HONOUR KNOWING YOUR FATHER!
EVERYTIME THAT WE SPOKE TO EACH OTHER ON SHABBOS, SIMCHAS, HE
ALWAYS HAD A JOKE, ALONG WITH GOOD HUMOR!
HE ALWAYS WISHED EACH OTHER A LONG LIFE, HAPPINESS WITH OUR
HE WILL BE GREATLY MISSED BY EVERYONE, BUT WILL NEVER BE FORGOTTEN.
memories will live on in all of you.
The David Tobins with Love!
The David Tobins with Love.