BERENDSOHN, ROBERT, died Friday, June 21, 2013. He was born in Chicago, Illinois. He moved to Miami when he was 6 years old. He was an excellent athlete, playing baseball, football, soccer along with many other sports. Bob also played cello and loved all types of music. After graduating from Miami Coral Park Senior High he joined the U.S. Air Force where he was an Air Frame Specialist. Bob was a union brick mason and worked construction for most of his adult life. The last few years of his life, Bob valiantly tried to fight off the affects of his diabetes. Bob is survived by his brothers and sister Ron & Pat Larmer, Janice & Don Rife, Chuck Berendsohn, his twin, William & Carolyn Berendsohn and John & Barbara Berendsohn, also his nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great nephews, cousins, aunts and many friends. There will be a viewing on Thursday, June 27, 2013 from 5:00 to 9:00 PM with a memorial service on Friday, June 28, 2013 at 10:30 am, followed by internment at Lake Worth Veteran's Cemetery.
Published in Miami Herald on June 26, 2013