Irwin Vederman, 91


PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Irwin J. Vederman passed away on Aug. 3 at HopeHealth Hulitar Hospice Center. He was the beloved husband of Susan (Hyman) Vederman for 54 years. Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, a son of the late Samuel and Dora (Jaffe) Vederman, he had lived in Warwick for 51 years. Irwin served in the U.S. Army from 1948-50, stationed in Fort Devens, Massachusetts.  He was a lifetime jewelry salesman, retiring in 2007. Irwin was a member of Temple Sinai.

He was the devoted father of Samuel Vederman (Jennifer Griffis) of Lake Havasu City, Arizona, and Harris Marc Vederman (Carol) of Dickerson, Maryland. He was the loving “Papi” of Cecelia and Adeline.  He was the dear brother of the late Adele Rakoff, Norma Mirow and Robert Vederman.  He was Uncle Irv to devoted nieces and nephews.  He is also survived by his fluffy companion, Lulu Vedercat.    

Contributions in his memory may be made to Temple Sinai, 30 Hagen Ave., Cranston, RI 02920.