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Jeff Brotman

Jeff Brotman (Ralph Radford / AP)
Jeff Brotman (Ralph Radford / AP)

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April 11, 2018 "I knew Jeff when he was an instructor on introduction to law. He appreciated and commended my writing and encouraged me to attend law school. He was kind enough to write letters of recommendation for me. Went to law school and have 40 years plus in the profession
Jeff was always and remained an interesting and astute person, a real mensch to his community and fellow citizens.
He did a lot for education and left a legacy of employment for thousands. A fine lawyer, but an even better retailer. Turns out we had a number of friends in common. And they are heart broken.
Never heard a bad word about him, really. Sure miss him. Thanks Jeff for being a fine person and good friend. " - buck mcallister (Phoenix, AZ)
September 03, 2017 "My sincere condolences. What a nice reputation to leave behind! He has touched many lives and they will not forget him. Find strength from our Heavenly Father through prayer."
August 20, 2017 "To Family and Friends
I never actually met Jeff or even traveled to the same continent but I feel I had a connection with him. I have read a lot about him in the media and watched countless interviews to try and get to know the man whose legacy has given meaning to my adult life.
I would like to say a sincere thank you for all your hard work. If it wasn't for your Vision and hard work myself and millions other would not be in work and making a great living for ourselves.Thank you for giving us a platform and building a culture where we have not only learnt lessons to better our service but we can incorporate into our lives.
My deepest sympathies and condolences to all your loved ones. Thank you again from the bottom of my heart." - Ayesha Aslam (Birmingham)
August 19, 2017 "Jeff lived his life well and accomplished more than most. Sandy and I enjoyed his skills as a lawyer and warmth as a friend in the 1970's. Condolences to the family and friends....

Ed and Sandy Bigler
Hood Canal, WA"
August 17, 2017 "My deepest Condolences to your family and friends! Rest in peace and know that your legacy and company you helped build will continue to change the world and provide for the over 100 thousand employees and there families! I am one of those employees and I truly thank you for taking the chance in 1983 and giving me the life I have. Always grateful.

Rest in Peace
R. Perretta" - Rome Perretta
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Jeff Brotman, the co-founder of warehouse retailer Costco and chairman of its board, died Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017, according to The Seattle Times. He...
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