Barry Friedman

  • "Nancy, I am so sorry for your loss and will pray for you..."
    - John Hernandez
  • "Barry and his warmth will be truly missed, he taught me a..."
    - Mark Jeter
  • "We want to thank you for sharing your love of the sea with..."
    - Robert & April Juarez
  • "Barry was such a great man and staple of the village. Gary..."
    - Diane Mannone
  • "It was always a pleasure to see and chat with Barry, ..."
    - Mark & Karen Grantham

Barry Friedman
Barry passed away peaceably at home with his wife by his side on March 5, 2014. He was born in Brooklyn NY in 1941 where he resided until joining the US Navy in 1960. Barry moved to California in the 1960s and was employed by the City of Hope as a medical photographer. He left that profession to open up the Sea d Sea Inc. dive shop in Redondo Beach in 1969. Barry was forced to close the store in July 2013 due to medical problems. Barry was preceded in death by his parents Sidney and Zelda Friedman. He is survived by his wife of 40 years Nancy; three brothers and two sisters: Jerry, Lloyd, Harvey, Yvelle, and Adrienne; and numerous nieces and nephews. A Celebration of his life will be held in the Lighthouse Reception Room on March 13, 2014 at Rice Mortuary in Torrance from 5 to 7pm. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers please consider making a contribution to the . Please go to the mortuary's website, to send the family messages, share memories, or to obtain directions to the celebration. Check back to view the online video tribute. Sign the guest book at


Funeral Home
Rice Mortuary
5310 Torrance Blvd Torrance, CA 90503
(310) 792-7599
Funeral Home Details
Published in Daily Breeze from Mar. 11 to Mar. 13, 2014
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