Baruch Dayan HaEmet – Dr. Robert Hazelrigg z”l

Dr. Robert Hazelrigg, father of Sara Megibow, passed away peacefully on Saturday morning June 10th in Schaumburg, Illinois. It was his 83rd birthday and his daughters, Sara and Abby, were by his side.

There will be one night of Shiva on Wednesday June 14th at Sara and Mark’s home, 1608 Saratoga Drive, Lafayette, 5:30pm

Robert will be missed by Sara, Mark and Kyra, as well as Sara’s sister Abby and her husband Everistor and their children Tafadzwa (31), Yamurai (13) and Batanai (10).

May Robert’s soul be a peace and his memory a blessing.
Strength and comfort to Sara and Abby and their families.​​​​​​​

Blessings,
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.