On Wednesday, October 17, of Bangor, ME, formerly of Chevy Chase, MD. Arriving in the U.S. from Germany in 1947, after surviving Auschwitz and other camps, he went on to obtain his PhD in History from the University of Pennsylvania. He was a retired Professor of Judaic Studies at Brooklyn College in Brooklyn, NY. Beloved husband of the late Sybil Milton; father of Benjamin (Carla Billitteri) and Robert Friedlander, and Ruth (Lambros) Friedlander Levantis; grandfather of Andrew and Elena Levantis; former husband of Marilyn Friedlander. Funeral Service will be held on Sunday, October 21, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Judean Memorial Gardens Chapel, 16225 Batchellors Forest Road Olney, MD. Memorial contributions may be made to The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum or The German Studies Association.