Family-Placed Obituary

ROBERT FRIEDMAN "Bob" Age 71, of Jupiter passed away on July 11, 2012. Bob had been a permanent resident of Jupiter since 1996. Bob, a graduate of the University of Illinois, was an architect and educator. He was Jupiter Town Counselor; Vice Chancellor of the Board of Regents, Vice President of FAU, Chairman of Palm Beach Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO); he had served five years at the Governor's pleasure with the South Florida Water Management District, among many other accomplishments. In addition to being a loving family man, Bob had a passion for education, boating and for the Town of Jupiter. He will always be lovingly remembered by his wife of 49 years, René; daughter, Robin Friedman; son, Ronald and his wife, Allysa Friedman; grandchildren, Cal, Myles, and Cameron; his sisters, Susan Wislow and her husband, Bob, Linda Kahn and her husband, Aaron Burstein; many special nieces and nephews. He will also be missed by his dog, Rudder. Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, July 17 at 11:00 AM, at Temple Beth Am, 2250 Central Blvd, Jupiter. Shiva will be observed at the family home immediately following the service on Tuesday until 9:00 PM, and on Wednesday from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to FAU Lifelong Learning Society of Jupiter, Attn: Josette Valenza, 5353 Parkside Drive, PA 136, Jupiter, FL 33458. To express condolences and/or make donations Visit

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Published in The Palm Beach Post from July 12 to July 19, 2012