GOLDMAN--Jacob E., 90, died Tuesday. The funeral will be held Thursday at 10:30am at the Plaza Jewish Community Chapel. A former executive at Xerox and founder of the famed Palo Alto Research Center (PARC), Goldman was a dynamic leader and ardent supporter of innovative technologies. He was a lifelong Zionist, and supporter of the Weitzman Institute and Technion. He is survived by his wife Rhoda Miller Goldman, sister Judy Crystal, children Melvin, Edith, and Beth, step-sons Shalom, Ari, and Dov, eight grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren.
Published in The New York Times on Dec. 21, 2011