Dr. Paul Kramer, former chair of the State University of New York-Farmingdale’s physics dept., passed away Nov. 28, 2018, in Denver. Rabbis Bruce Dollin and Salomon Gruenwald and Cantor Martin Goldstein officiated at the Nov. 30 service at the HEA.
Interment followed at Rose Hill Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements.
“Paul and Roz deeply appreciated the warm, inclusive welcome they received when they moved to Denver,” the family said.
Dr. Kramer was born Nov. 17, 1935, in Montclair, NJ, where he graduated from Montclair High School.
He then graduated Cornell University in Ithaca, NY, and earned his PhD in physics at Rutgers University.
Dr. Kramer married Dr. Rosalind Hopmeier Kramer on Nov. 8, 1964.
A physics professor at the State University of New York-Farmingdale, 1970-2013, he chaired the university’s physics department from 1977-1981.
He also served as the first coordinator of the Pre-Health Program at Farmingdale.
The Kramers moved to Denver in 2013.
Dr. Kramer is survived by his wife Dr. Rosalind Hopmeier Kramer of Denver; children Rachel (Sam) Green of Denver and Sharon (Jeremy) Lite of Phoenix, Ariz.; and grandchildren Sara, Michael and Jessica Green and Ari and Yael Lite.
Contributions may be made to the HEA.
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