November 22, 1916 – January 16, 2019
Saul Friedman, 102, husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather died on January 16, 2019. Saul was born November 22, 1916 to Louis and Anne Friedman and was predeceased by his wife of 75 years Elaine Watel Friedman. Saul will be remembered by his son Stephen J. Friedman and his daughter Susan Friedman Davis (Hiram) for his guidance, wisdom and support. Saul was the loving grandfather to Stephanie Friedman Evans (Greg) and Kathryn Friedman Stanford (Brian) and Stephen's stepdaughter Elaine Finucane (Michael), as well as his nine great grandchildren. Saul graduated from the University of Texas and subsequently graduated from the University of Texas law school in 1940. Upon graduation and after serving in the United States Air force, Saul purchased the family business in Dayton, Texas and successfully managed this concern until selling it in 1962. Saul then became a commercial building contractor and continued real estate developing, and entrepreneurial business development. Saul's life was well lived and he will be remembered and missed. His family prospered as the result of Saul's wisdom and guidance. Our family extends their heartfelt thanks to Bessie Bailey, Rossette H. Coy-OM, Joanne Johnson, Cynthia Sanders, and Shantel Pierce for the loving care they provided to Saul. Services will be on Tuesday, January 22, 2019; 1.30 PM at Congregation Beth Israel, 4600 North Braeswood Blvd., Houston, TX 77096 In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to the charity of your choice in Saul's name.
- Memorial Service Tuesday, January 22, 2019