Lanny R. Friedlander
original founder of Reason Magazine; Vet; 63
LOWELL -- Lanny R. Friedlander, age 63, a recent resident of Lowell, died March 19th, at Lowell General Hospital.
Born in Boston on December 7, 1947, son of Herbert Friedlander of Florida and the late Edith (Wolf) Friedlander.
He served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War and was stationed aboard the USS Forrestal. He was the original founder of Reason Magazine which is still being published, and today has over 60,000 subscribers.
In addition to his father, survivors include his stepmother, Eunice Friedlander of Florida; his brother, Daniel Friedlander of Silver Spring, MD; two uncles, Sherman Wolf of Amherst, NH, and Myron Wolf of Newton, MA; and a cousin, Frances Pastan of Silver Spring, MD.
FRIEDLANDER -- Lanny R. His Graveside Service will be held on Monday at 11:15 a.m. at the Massachusetts National Cemetery at Bourne, MA. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the BLAKE FUNERAL HOME, 24 Worthen St., CHELMSFORD, MA 01824. For condolences please visit blakefuneralhome.com.
Published in Lowell Sun on Mar. 25, 2011