Sara Hauptman, a Holocaust survivor who served as the liaison between Gen. Dwight Eisenhower, Allied liberators and concentration camp survivors, passed away Dec. 17, 2014, in El Paso, Texas.
Rabbi Mel Glazer officiated at the Dec. 23 service at the Shrine of Remembrance Chapel in Colorado Springs. Interment followed at Sons of Israel Cemetery. Shrine of Remembrance made the arrangements.
“Sara became a source of inspiration for thousands as she began to recount her story,” the family said. “Whether she shared it in classrooms, lecture halls, televised broadcasts or private conversations, she made sure that we would never forget,” the family said.