Dr. Daniel Bader, age 81, of Rome, Ga., died at a local hospital on Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013.
Dr. Bader was born April 12, 1932. He was the son of the late Isador Bader and Libby Fader Bader. He grew up in Brooklyn, N.Y., where he attended New York City College. After joining and serving in the Air Force he attended the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Fla., where he obtained his undergraduate degree in biology and chemistry. He received his medical doctor degree from the University of Miami Medical School in Coral Gables, Fla. His internship and residency in neurology were completed at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, Fla. He practiced neurology in Miami, Fla., Fort Walton beach, Fla., Redmond Regional Medical Center, Rome, Ga., and Blount Memorial Hospital in Maryville, Tenn. He was board certified in neurology. He was a life time member of the American Academy of Neurology and the Florida Medical Association. Dr. Bader's three loves in life were his family, the practice of medicine and caring for his patients. He had a great love for reading and learning. He was deeply loved by his wife, children, friends and co-workers. He will be greatly missed by them, and the medical community. The family wishes to express a special thanks to Berry College.
Survivors include his wife, Linda Joy Scheinbaum Bader, to whom he was married on April 8, 1973; three sons, Seth Bader and his wife, Alli, of Atlanta, Adam Bader of Miramar Beach Fla., and Noah Bader and his wife, Madeline, of Atlanta, Ga.; one granddaughter, Valentina Paloma Bader; and one brother, Sam Bader and his wife, Shirley, of Miami, Fla. A number of nieces and nephews also survive.
Services for Dr. Bader will be held Tuesday morning, Nov. 26, 2013, at 10 a.m., in the Griffin Memorial Chapel of Daniel's Funeral Home. Interment will follow at 1:30 p.m., at Crest Lawn Memorial Park, 2000 Marietta Blvd., Atlanta, GA 30318. In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests memorial contributions to be made to the Rodeph Sholom Congregation 401 East 1st Street Rome, GA. 30161.
Daniel's Funeral Home of Rome, GA has charge of the arrangements.