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Donald E. Hahamovitch, of Williamsburg, died June 24, 2015, at the age of 79.
He is survived by Tina, his loving wife of 57 years; daughters, Beth, Cindy and Jessica; sons and daughter-in-law, Daphyne, Scott and Ric; beloved grandchildren, Amanda, Renny and Anne; wonderful friend and aunt, Charna Foxman; and cousins.
Don was born and raised in Montreal, Canada. He was extremely active in Hillel and B’nai B’rith, serving as president of two B’nai B’rith lodges, of all Hillels in Montreal, Canada and Florida and of B’nai B’rith in Florida. He was particularly active in providing senior housing to people of all faiths and in Temple Beth El’s Program and Darfur committees. An importer of kosher food in Montreal, Canada, he became an attorney in Florida and took clients regardless of their ability pay.
Special thanks to Tony White, caretaker and friend.
Don will be remembered as a generous person, a devoted father and a loving husband.
Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, June 28, 2015, at Bucktrout Funeral Home. Shiva to follow at the home with minyan at 6 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Balfour Hillel at the College of William and Mary, CSU 4531, P.O. Box 8793, Williamsburg, VA 23186.
Please leave online condolences for the family at Bucktrout Funeral Home.
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