Having smashed a major brick wall on Dad's side of the family, I can finally name all twenty of his far-flung first cousins.
- Rose, Lilly, Bill, and "Punky," the four children of Abraham Berk (1877-1962)
- Sylvia, Harold, Milton, Norma, and Larry, the five children of Meyer Berg (1883-1981)
- Miriam, "Buddy," Harvey, Jules, and Hilda, the five children of Sarah Mahler Smith (1889-1974)
- Mike and Sylvia, the two children of Ida Mahler Volk (1892-1971)
- Myron, Daniel, Robert, and Ruth, the four children of Mary Mahler Markell (1896-1979)