Robert E. Yellin, 83, a resident of Newport Coast passed away on December 28, 2020. Bob was born on February 3, 1937, to Edward & Frances Pally Yellin in Chelsea, Massachusetts. Bob is predeceased by his brother Herb and his daughter Patti. Bob is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Linda, his children Eric & Julie and grandchildren Richard, Samantha, Alex, Griffin and Nolan. Bob graduated from Boston University with a liberal arts degree in 1961 and later served on the Board of Trustees at BU for 30 years. Bob was the founder and President of CalProtection, a fire and safety company for California, Arizona and Seattle. Bob was a lover of the arts, the stock market, politics and philanthropy.
Published in Orange County Register on Jan. 8, 2021.