It is with sadness that I let you know of the death of Nancy Brandwein, z’l, mother of our dear friends Michael and Donna. She died on Wednesday night. Nancy leaves behind her loving husband, Al; Michael and Donna’s boys David and Ben; her son Scott (Kathy); their children Amy (Peter) Mack, Jeff (Danielle) Brandwein, and Maggie (Andy) Timson; and great-grandchildren Andrew, Tyler, Weston and Lyla Belle, with two more expected.

A private funeral service will be held Friday. In accordance with Nancy’s wishes, shiva will be private as well. If you wish to send a message of condolence, please direct it to Donna: [email protected]

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation,

We send our love and condolences to Michael and Donna, and to Nancy’s entire family at this time of their loss and sorrow.

Ha-Makom yinachem et-chem b’toch sh’ar avaley Tzion v’Yerushalayim – may the Holy One console them with all who mourn amongst the Jewish people.