April 23, 1951~ July 1, 2015
Elyse Gammer of Norwalk, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at Norwalk Hospital.
Born in Norwalk on April 23, 1951, she was the daughter of Ernest Gammer and the late Dorothy Bobrowsky Gammer.
Ms. Gammer had a distinguished and award-winning career in Marketing Research and as an Association Management Executive. She was a Past President of the national Marketing Research Association (MRA) and served as Chair of the Marketing Research Association’s Professional Standards Committee. An industry leader, she was a well-known guest speaker at conferences and meetings. In addition to her many professional accomplishments, she was devoted to her family and enjoyed entertaining and hosting her family’s activities, especially on holidays. Elyse’s vibrant personality, personal and professional leadership, and deep devotion to her family and friends will be sorely missed. She was a bright light to all who knew her.
In addition to her father, Elyse is survived by her sister Barbara Gammer of Bridgeport, several aunts, uncles, cousins, and a myriad of friends.
Services will be held on Tuesday, July 7, at 11:00 AM at Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk. Interment will follow in Beth Israel Cemetery, Richards Avenue, Norwalk.
Donations in Elyse’s memory may be made by planting trees in Israel or to a charity of one’s choice.