FRAMINGHAM, MASS. – Lee M. Hammel passed away unexpectedly June 18. He was the husband of Martha Hammel; they were married for 45 years. He was the son of Ernestine (Loeb) Urken and the late Simon Hammel.
He worked at the Worcester Telegram for over 40 years as a newspaper reporter.
Besides his wife and mother, he is survived by his brothers Victor (Dena), Robert (Bonnie) and Steve (Renee) Hammel; his beloved nephews and nieces; and brother-in-law Abe (Ling) Novick.
Contributions in his memory may be made to Tifereth Israel Congregation.