Robert L. Erenkrantz, 90


Warwick, R.I. – Robert L. Erenkrantz died Aug. 4 at Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center, Providence. He was the beloved husband of Lorraine (Benevides) Erenkrantz of Warwick. They were married for 44 years.  Born in Providence, a son of the late Louis and Sarah (Matz) Erenkrantz, he was a lifelong Warwick resident. He was a clothing salesman for 40 years, working in several locations, retiring in 1986. Robert graduated from Central High School in 1942. He was a member of Touro Fraternal Association and the Providence YMCA. He enjoyed weight lifting, bodybuilding, ballroom dancing and watching the stock market program. He loved the Patriots and Red Sox.

He was the brother of the late Arnold Wayne. Cherished uncle of several nieces and nephews. 

In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to Home & Hospice Care of RI, 1085 North Main St., Providence, R.I. 02904.