Ruth E. Broverman, 79, of Delray Beach, Fla., formerly of Longmeadow, died Sept. 16. She was the wife of Allan Broverman. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., she was the daughter of Sadie and Morris Cohen. She attended Springfield schools and Mount Ida College in Newton. She worked part-time at Steigers and was a bookkeeper for Chapin Specialties Co. In addition to her husband of 59 years, she is survived by a son, Mark Broverman and his wife, Denise, of Longmeadow; a daughter, Nancy Dagenhart and her husband, Richard, of Atlanta; five grandchildren, Andrea Cassidy and her husband, Rob, Seth Retchin, Matthew Retchin, Shelley Shorette and her husband, Brett, and Nathan Broverman; and two great-grandchildren, Tadhg and Dara Cassidy.
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