Obituary: Dr. Kenneth Friedberg

Obituary: Dr. Kenneth Friedberg

Dr. Friedberg, 83, died on Aug. 9, 2018.

Dr. Kenneth Friedberg, 83, Atlanta, formerly of Philadelphia, Pa., and Harrington Park, N.J. died Aug. 9, 2018. Dr. Friedberg practiced medicine as an internist in Englewood, N.J. for 47 years and taught future doctors at the Columbia School of Medicine in N.Y. as well as students in Atlanta. Dr. Friedberg devoted his life to helping others, including serving his country as a doctor in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War. Survivors include his loving wife of 59 years, Gloria Gelfond Friedberg; son and daughter-in-law, Dr. Eric and Julie Friedberg, Atlanta; son and daughter-in-law, Dr. Marc and Dr. Karen Friedberg, Boston; daughter and son-in-law, Dr. Lisa and Dr. Drew Rubin, Atlanta; son and daughter-in-law, Curt and Dr. Rachel Friedberg, Atlanta; brother and sister-in-law, Dr. Bernard and Zoe Friedberg; grandchildren: Jared, Adam, Elena, Nikki, Palmer, Isaac and Maya. Funeral services were held Aug. 10, 2018 at Roosevelt Memorial Gardens in Trevose, Pa., with Rabbi Jeffrey Wohlberg and Rabbi Adam Wohlberg officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Arrangements by Dressler’s Jewish Funeral Care, 770-451-4999.

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