SERVICE:11:00 AM, Tuesday, July 7th at The Collins Funeral Home.INTERMENT:Beth Israel Cemetery, Richards Avenue, Norwalk, CT.

Elyse Gammer

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.


  1. Dear Barbara, I am so very sorry to hear this sad news of the passing of your dear sister, Elyse. I send my most sincere sympathy to you and your father, and all your family and friends who loved her. I have just one sister, and I do not want to imagine this world without her. I am truly sorry for your loss and will hold you in my prayers and thoughts in these days ahead. With Sympathy, Kay Sementini

    July 7, 2015
    Kay Sementini -
  • Please read my words above ….

    July 7, 2015
    Kay Sementini -
  • Dear Barbara,

    We are so sorry to hear about Elyse’s passing. You and your father are in our thoughts and prayers. Janice and Linda Millman

    July 7, 2015
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  • Dear Barbara and Ernie,

    We were so sorry to hear of Elyse’s passing. Please know our thoughts and prayers are with
    You and your Dad.

    My best,
    Sue (Rosen) Przybisiki

    August 6, 2015
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