Rabbi Herbert Rose, spiritual leader of Har HaShem in Boulder from 1983 to 1993, passed away Nov. 27, 2013, in Sarasota, Fla. He was 84. Services were held Dec. 1 at Temple Emanuel in Sarasota. Interment followed at Beth Sholom Cemetery.
Rose was born Nov. 13, 1929, in New York to a family of rabbis stretching back many generations in the US and Europe.
He graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Cincinnati in 1950.
Ordained at HUC-JIR in 1955 with high honors and the degree of master of Hebrew letters, he later earned his doctorate.