A Harry Potter fan's murder reverberates from Israel to Boston
November 17, 2023
BOSTON (JTA) - Jason Greenberg remembers the lavish breakfast spreads Carmela Dan would serve when he and his family visited his cousin at Kibbutz Nir Oz. He relished the shakshuka, salads and bread she prepared to welcome her American family.
"She was a great cook," Greenberg, a lawyer in Boston, recalled of those regular visits he has made for more than 30 years.
Dan was beloved at Nir Oz, a tight-knit community on the southern border with Gaza that she helped found in 1955.
What especially stood out was the strong bond she had with her granddaughter Noya Dan, who lived with her family on...