Journals Through Early February 2015Remembering Leonard Nimoy:More Like This
A Rabbi's Eulogy
BY RABBI JOHN L. ROSOVE , 3/01/2015
[Author's note: What follows is a portion of my eulogy at Leonard’s funeral on Sunday morning,
March 1. He was married to my dear first cousin, Susan).
Leonard shared with me after he and Susan married 26 years ago that he had never met a woman like her, never had he loved anyone so dearly and passionately, that she’d saved his life and lifted him from darkness and unhappiness in ways he never thought possible. His love, appreciation, respect, and gratitude for her transformed him and enabled him to begin his life anew.
Susan – you were a stellar, loving and brilliant life-partner for your Leib. He knew it and in loving you he learned how to love his own children and