Dr. Robert S. Luber


DELRAY BEACH, FLA. – Dr. Robert S. Luber passed away on Dec. 12, 2017. He was a resident of Cranston for most of his life before moving to Delray Beach in 2004. He was the beloved husband of the late Arlene (Bernstein) Luber for 39 years. He was the son of the late David and Gertrude (Seidman) Luber.

Born in Providence, Bob graduated from the University of Rhode Island in 1947 and went on to earn a Doctor of Podiatry degree from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 1950. Bob spent his working career in private practice as a podiatrist in Providence. He was a veteran of the Army, serving in a medical unit from 1950 through 1953 in the United States and Europe, and in the Army Reserves until 1960.

Bob enjoyed golf, tennis, duplicate bridge, watching sports, photography, reading books, and good food with friends. He was a fan of the philharmonic and stage theater.  He was a longtime member of Temple Beth-El and Crestwood Country Club.

He is survived by his son Martin Luber of Santa Monica, California, daughters Mindy Redlich and her husband, Ried, of Cumberland, Judy Rzucidlo and her husband, David, of Dayville, Connecticut; grandchildren Trevor Rzucidlo, Devon Rzucidlo, Sarah Redlich, and Alysa Redlich. He is also survived by his sister Nancy Rosenbaum of Cranston. Contribution in Bob’s memory may be made to Temple Beth-El or a charity of your choice.

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