Ellie Berg, daughter of Carly and Josh Berg, died Sunday afternoon, November 19, 2023 in a tragic accident. The family and community are heartbroken at the loss of this sweet, funny, radiant, energetic, loving little girl, who has been described as a beautiful spirit and an old soul, who loved and cherished life. Everyone is in shock and there are no words to express this grief.
There will be a graveside funeral on Tuesday November 21st at 2pm at Mountain View Cemetery, 3016 Kalmia Ave, Boulder, CO 80301.
We invite parents to use their discretion in whether to bring children to what is likely to be a very emotional funeral.
Carly and Josh Berg have been very comforted by the presence of family, friends and community following the devastating loss of their daughter Ellie. They are very grateful for the visits and would like to extend the shiva visitation times as follows:
Friday November 24, 11am-3pm
at their home: 833 Laurel Avenue, Boulder, 80303
There will be short services and opportunities for kaddish during these times.
Josh and Carly are grateful for the stories and memories of their beautiful daughter and they welcome your children to their home.
If you would like to help with food, here is a mealtrain for the Berg Family:
Ellie was a beloved student at the JCC preschool and at Bonai Shalom’s Hebrew School. Carly is Bonai Shalom’s bookkeeper and the family is adored in the JCC community, where Josh has been on the safety and security team for years, and beyond. We offer Ellie’s parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends, who all love her so much, strength and comfort at this time.
Shalom on the neshama of Gavriella Luba bat Yehoshua Avraham v’ Tziril Fagel. May Ellie’s wise and gentle soul, taken far too soon, be at peace and may her memory always be a blessing,