Thursday, September 25, 2008
about Robert's funeral
Robert is buried at his maternal grandfather's plot maked Levinson.
Robert's funeral was on Tuesday, September 23rd at noon in West Roxbury, Boston, MA. I made it in the red-eye from San Francisco and was glad to be there among 25 people or so. His sister, some cousins and friends of his family. A rabbi performed the rituals and many of us shoveled some dirt over the wooden casket.
Around the world he has left his Robert-touch. We miss him so.
We know he lived thoroughly. I just have to agree with Mark (as in Twain) " A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time"