Baruch Dayan HaEmet – Claire Lucille Bolder z”l

Baruch Dayan HaEmet – Claire Lucille Bolder z”l

Claire Lucille Bolder (Chaya bat Shmuel v’Rachel), mother of Larry Bolder, died in her sleep on Monday night in Michigan. She was 98 1/2 yrs old, born in Brooklyn and a true New Yorker.  Claire was buried today in a beautiful, private ceremony.

Claire was the Mother of Larry Bolder (Rabbi Eva Sax-Bolder) and grandmother of Amalia (Kate) and Anessa. 

Hamakom y’nachem – our condolences and blessings of strength and comfort to Larry and all the mourners and extended family. 

Peace on the neshama of Chaya bat Shmuel v’Rachel.

Larry will sit shiva this Sunday at Larry and Rabbi Eva’s home between 2 and 6 pm – 3975 Newport Lane, Boulder 80304.

May Claire’s memory be a blessing
Rabbi Marc

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.