Miriam (Rouffe) Hammerman


Miriam (Rouffe) Hammerman, formerly of Brookline and Newton, on October 25, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Cantor Michal Hammerman. Beloved mother of Lisa Hammerman Cain (Asher), Rabbi Joshua Hammerman (Mara) and Mark Hammerman, sister of Eleanor Turin and the late Ernest Rouffe, grandmother to Luz (Shlomi), Ethan, Daniel and Adereth, and great grandmother of Neriya and Ohr Ariel.  Services at Kehillath Israel, 384 Harvard St. in Brookline, on Sunday, Oct. 28 at 12:30. Interment follows at Beth El Cemetery on Baker St, West Roxbury, after which the family will return to the library at the Epstein Auditorium at Congregation Kehillath Israel, (please enter from Williams St.) for shiva, and continuing Sunday afternoon through early evening. The remainder of shiva will take place in Stamford Connecticut and Mizpe Yericho, Israel. Donations in Miriam’s memory may be made to the Barry Price Center, 27 Christina St., Newton, MA 02461, Jewish Senior Services, 4200 Park Ave., Bridgeport, CT 06604, Temple Beth El, 350 Roxbury Rd., Stamford, CT 06902 and in Israel, Shalva, at www.shalva.org, or Congregation Kehillath Israel, 384 Harvard St., Brookline, MA 02446.

  “In Stamford, Josh will be sitting Monday – Thursday at Temple Beth El, 350 Roxbury Rd., at 7:30 – 10 AM and 2-9 PM.  Morning Minyan will be at 7:30 AM each day and Mincha-Ma’ariv at 5:45 PM.”


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