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Barbara Robinson Feder

New York City, Formerly of Des Moines

Barbara Robinson Feder, 84, of New York City, formerly of Des Moines, passed away Thursday, April 18, 2013. Graveside services will be held 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 23 at Jewish Glendale Cemetery in Des Moines.

Mrs. Feder was born June 17, 1928 in Des Moines, the daughter of the late Harry and Edith Robinson and a beloved sister to the late Audrey and Joseph Klein. Mrs. Feder was a loving aunt to Susan (and the late Peter) Friedman of Farmington Hills, MI, Ilene and Richard Harris of Flint, MI, Nanci and Martin Hochroth of San Jose, CA, Caitlin Klein and Joe Malcoun of Ann Arbor, MI, and Julia Klein of Chicago, IL; and nine great-nieces and great-nephews. She was also preceded in death by her husband, M. Clifford Feder; niece, Cyndee Klein and nephew, Dr. Lawrence R. Klein.

Mrs. Feder was a graduate of the University of Iowa and was an interior designer and real estate broker in New York City for many years. She loved fine art and she loved life.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Flint Public Library, 1026 E. Kearsley St., Flint, MI 48502 or to the National Council of Jewish Women, Audrey R. and Cyndee Klein Scholarship Fund, 26400 Lahser Rd., Southfield, Southfield, MI 48033-2675.

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Published in Des Moines Register on Apr. 21, 2013
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