Robert Edward Rosenfeld

by | Apr 22, 2016 | Obituaries

Portsmouth —Robert Edward Rosenfeld, 96, of the 4200 block of Cedar Lane passed away on Monday, April 11, 2016.

Born on October 3, 1919 to the late Isadore and Bessie Rosenfeld, he was a proud U.S. Air Force veteran, who owned I. H. Rosenfeld & Son Furniture Store in Portsmouth.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Thelma Stein Rosenfeld.

He is survived by his two daughters, Gayle Bennett and Susan Welsby and her husband Jack; a son, Irvin Rosenfeld and wife Debbie; three grandchildren, Gary, Bobby and Sherri; and six great grandchildren.

A graveside service was held in Gomley Chesed Cemetery by Rabbi Jeffrey Arnowitz. Sturtevant Funeral Home, Portsmouth Blvd. Chapel.

Memorial donations to the Disabled American’s Veterans (D.A.V.) or to a charity of one’s choice.

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