Robert Sheldon Savod (1934 - 2018)

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  • "Alane, Our prayers and thoughts are with you. You have been..."
  • "I was so sorry to learn that Bob had passed away. Alane..."
    - Dick Baddour
  • "We will miss you so much. You were a loving Husband, an..."
    - Cheryl Savod
  • "Dear Alane, We are so sorry to hear of Bob's passing. Jim..."
  • "Alane, So sorry to hear the news of Bob's passing. ..."
    - Shay Pittillo
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ROBERT SHELDON SAVOD Robert Sheldon Savod, 84, of Wilmington, NC, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 5, 2018, at Lower Cape Fear Hospice & LifeCare Center, Wilmington. He was born in the Bronx, NY, on July 8, 1934. Survived by his loving wife, Alane Savod; a daughter, Suzy Savod (Allen Sherman, son-in-law), and their children, Abby Sherman and Eli Sherman; a son, Jason Savod (Cheryl Savod, daughter-in-law), and their children Jacob Savod and Logan Savod; and a sister, Malki Schulweis. Mr. Savod was the Associate Director for Sports & Marketing at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill for almost 30 years. He spearheaded a professional marketing program for the college that elevated the university to national prominence. He was the creator of "Carolina Fever...there's no cure until the last seat is sold". A Celebration of Life in Wilmington will be held at a time to be determined. In lieu of flowers, please consider a gift in his name to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC, 28401, or the National , 225 N. Michigan Avenue, Fl. 17, Chicago, IL, 60601. Condolences: www.andrewsmortuary.com
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Andrews Mortuary & Crematory - Market Street Chapel
1617 MARKET ST
Wilmington, NC 28401
910-762-7788
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Published in the Wilmington Star-News on Aug. 9, 2018
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