Eleanor Cecile Rothe Hammond

Hammond—Eleanor Cecile Rothe Hammond, 94, on April 30, 2016, in Round Rock, Tex. Eleanor was born on January 22, 1922, in Brooklyn, N.Y., the only child of Frieda Schuster and Alexander M. Rothe. She grew up in Lynbrook, N.Y., spending days on New York beaches with her parents and developing a lifelong love of the sun and water. She enrolled in State University of New York at Albany (then Albany State College) in 1939, but in 1943 left school briefly to earn more money for college and to marry her high school🔒

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