Natasha Lyonne’s estranged father passes away

Actress Natasha Lyonne’s estranged father has passed away. Aaron Braunstein died on Sunday (12Oct14) and was memorialised at a service in New York on Monday (13Oct14). He will be laid to rest in Israel, according to the New York Post.
Braunstein began his career as a boxing promoter and later became a radio host.
He also appeared in the TV series Sweating Bullets in 1992, and in the movie Born to Win in 1971, and he was a former candidate for a City Council post in Manhattan.