Bella Braverman

Bella (Shafer) Braverman, 92, of Arden House in Hamden, died on Oct. 22, 2012. Born Oct. 30, 1919, she was the youngest child of Jacob and Bessie Shafer of New Haven. She is survived by her daughters, Mara Braverman of West Hartford and Janet Teller ofHamden, her son-in-law Stephen Teller, four grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Bernard Braverman, and her daughter, Loran Braverman.

Graveside funeral service will be held Thursday, Oct. 25, at 2 p.m. at Mishkan Israel Cemetery, Jewell St., New Haven. The period of mourning will be private. Memorial donations may be made to SolAmor Hospice, 4 Oxford Road, Milford, CT 06460 or Congregation Mishkan Israel, 785 Ridge Road, Hamden, CT 06514.

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  1. Della Walsh said,

    10.24.12 at 3:41 pm

    Dear Janet and Family.
    Thinking of you at this time.
    With sympathy,

  2. Anonymous said,

    10.24.12 at 8:40 pm

    Sorry for your loss

  3. Alan Shafer said,

    10.25.12 at 2:43 am

    Deep Condolences from Alan Shafer, son of Mark Shafer (Bella’s brother) and the San Francisco, CA branch of the Shafer family.

  4. Stephanie Shafer said,

    10.25.12 at 2:46 pm

    Love and condolences from your cousin Stephanie, Mark’s daughter.

  5. Janet Teller said,

    10.25.12 at 9:09 pm

    To all:

    Thank you for the kind expressions of sympathy. Please feel fre to contact me by email.