Baruch Dayan Ha’emet: Bessie Hittelman, z”l

Bessie Hittelman, mother of Allen, Jan and Gary Hittelman, passed away Tuesday night, December 5th, 2017.

There will be a graveside service Wednesday December 6th at 1:30 pm at Mt Nebo Cemetery, 11701 E 13th Ave, Aurora, CO 80010.   Rabbi Marc Soloway of Congregation Bonai Shalom will perform the service.

There will be shiva minyanim pm and am at Bessie’s home #1005, Horizon West Condominiums, 1850 Folsom Street.

Wednesday – 4.30pm – mincha/maariv
Thursday – 7.30am – shacharit, 4.30pm – mincha/maariv
Friday – 7.30am – shacharit, 1.30pm – mincha
Saturday – 6.30pm – maariv
Sunday – 8.30am – shacharit, 4.30pm – mincha/maariv
Monday – 7.30am – shacharit, 4.30pm – mincha/maariv
Tuesday – 7.30am – shacharit and end of shiva

The family will receive Shiva visits from noon until minyan at 4.30pm.

If you want to bring any food to the house of mourning, please note it is a strictly kosher home, so please bring vegetarian, certified kosher or fresh fruit/veg.

Anyone wishing to make donations in memory of Bess, is requested to direct them to the The Boulder Hospice, Hadassah or Amit

Hamakom y’nachem – strength and comfort to the mourners among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem and peace on Bessie’s sweet neshama.

About Rabbi Marc Soloway

Marc is a native of London, England where he was an actor and practitioner of complimentary medicine before training as a rabbi in London, Jerusalem and Los Angeles. He was ordained at the Ziegler School of Rabbinical Studies at the American Jewish University in 2004 and has been the the spiritual leader at Bonai Shalom in Boulder ever since. Marc was a close student of Rabbi Zalman Schechter Shalomi and received an additional smicha (rabbinic ordination) from him in 2014, just two months before he died. He has been the host and narrator of two documentary films shown on PBS; A Fire in the Forest: In Search of the Baal Shem Tov and Treasure under the Bridge: Pilgrimage to the Hasidic Masters of Ukraine. Marc is a graduate of the Institute of Jewish Spirituality, a fellow of Rabbis Without Borders, has traveled to Ghana in a rabbinic delegation with American Jewish World Service and co-chair of the Rabbinical Council and national board member of Hazon, which strives to create more sustainable Jewish communities. In 2015, Marc was among a group of 12 faith leaders honored at The White House as “Champions of Change” for work on the climate. Marc is a proud member of Beit Izim, Boulder’s Jewish goat milking co-op.

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