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Mother of Professor Emeritus Bram Mourned

Rose Bram, 95 year old mother of Professor Emeritus Marvin Bram, died Sept. 21. Funeral and burial services will be at the convenience of the family. Rose Bram's obituary, as published in the Sept. 23 Finger Lakes Times, is below.

Rose Bram, 95, of 132 Washington St., passed away Sunday (Sept. 21, 2003) at Geneva Living Center North.

There will be no prior calling hours. Funeral and burial services will be at the convenience of the family.

Contributions in her memory may be made to the Children’s Room of the Geneva Free Library; the address is 244 Main Street, Geneva, NY 14456.

Rose was born Sept. 20, 1908, in Sokolova, Poland. She was the daughter of the late Morris and Rachel Rosenbloom. She was a foster grandmother at the Newark Developmental Center and enjoyed working with the children for more than 20 years.

She is survived by her sons, Leon Bram of New York City and Marvin (Ann Vandermeulen) Bram of Geneva; three grandchildren, Caitlin (Anthony) Baxter of Ithaca, Victoria Bram of New Hampshire and Alexander Bram of Oregon; one great-grandson, Bram Baxter; and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her husband, Samuel; and her brothers and sisters.

Arrangements are by the Palmisano Funeral Home Inc.