Craig Michael Epstein, 40, of South Hadley, died Nov. 23. Born in Springfield and raised in Longmeadow, he was the son of Barry and Roberta (Goldstein) Epstein. He graduated from Longmeadow High School in 1991 and received his undergraduate degree from the University of Rochester and a Master’s Degree in Secondary Education from American International College. He was a social studies teacher at both Longmeadow and Framingham High Schools. He was also an assistant football coach and the head track and field coach at both schools. He spent many summers as a camper, counselor and administrator at Camp Lenox in the Berkshires. Most recently, he worked at his family’s real estate business, E&F Realty Management, LLP, in South Hadley. In addition to his parents, he is survived by a brother and sister-in-law, Scott and Cecile Epstein; his twin nephews, Lucas and Noah; an uncle and aunt, Martin and Linda (Goldberg) Brenerman; cousins, Gary and Marla Wolfson, Edward and Carrie Bellerose, and Brian and Jennifer Brenerman.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Craig M. Epstein Memorial Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 63, Sutton, MA 01590, which will be established in his honor.
ASCHER-ZIMMERMAN FUNERAL HOME