Carl Robert "Bob" Zelnick

Obituary of Carl Robert "Bob" Zelnick


Levine Chapels

Carl Robert “Bob” Zelnick of Newton on Monday, September 23, 2019 at age 79. For 52 years, the beloved husband of Pamela (Sharp). Devoted father of Eva Zelnick & her husband Daniel Connelly, Dara Kesselheim & her husband Dr. Jared Kesselheim, and Marni Zelnick. Loving “Pop Pop” to his adoring grandchildren, David, Nathan, Adam, Zachary, Eli, Alex and Vivian. Services at Temple Beth Avodah, 45 Puddingstone Lane, Newton on Wednesday, September 25 at 10:00am with interment to follow at Or Emet Cemetery, 776 Baker Street, West Roxbury. Following the interment, memorial observance at Dara & Jared’s home through 4pm, continuing 6-8pm, Thursday 1-4pm and 6-8pm, and Friday 1-4pm. In lieu of flowers, friends and family are asked to consider a donation in Bob’s memory to the Boston University College of Communications Scholarship Fund, c/o BU Development & Alumni Relations, 595 Commonwealth Ave, Ste. 700, Boston, MA 02215 (

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Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Temple Service