Abraham Ackerman, 91, of Springfield, died Jan. 22 at Baystate Medical Center. He was the widower of Ruth (Sokol) Ackerman. Born in Poland, he married his late wife in Germany, then moved to Israel where he fought in the Israeli Independence War of 1948. In 1953, he moved to Springfield. He was a tailor for various businesses in the Springfield area. He is survived by, two sons, Daniel and Michael; two grandchildren, Andrew and Matthew; and two great-grandchildren, Hannah and Rylee. Memorial contributions can be made to Lubavitcher Yeshiva Academy, 1148 Converse St., Longmeadow, MA 01106.
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