by his nephew Jonathan Shifrin (’76)


Date of Birth: June 4, 1925

Date of Death: June 10, 2014

Age: 89

Current Town: Sarasota, FL

Previous Towns: Born in Cape Town, South Africa, lived in Cape Town, United Kingdom and Rochester, New York

Immediate Surviving Family

Daughters: (1) Wendy Lurie, Montclair NJ (husband David Sobel)

Sons: (2) Peter Lurie, Washington DC (wife Suzanne Raitt); Mark Lurie, Providence RI (wife Abigail Harrison)

Grandchildren: Five (Rachel, Sam, Leah, Ellen and Jonathan)

Armed services: No

Additional Information: Beloved husband, father, grandfather and father-in-law. He was a pediatrician, an avid golfer, photographer and soccer fan, who lived almost every day of his 89 years in good health.  Devoted to his late wife, for whom he cared during her long illness, and to his family.  He charmed all whose lives he touched, in his own idiosyncratic way.  He will be deeply missed.