Fredrick Alan Lurie

June 28, 1957March 28, 2021

Fredrick A. Lurie, DDS. Beloved husband of Lisa L. (nee Lubitz). Loving father of Joshua (Christine) Lurie, Jordan Lurie and Geri (Darin) Friedman. Devoted grandfather of Cayden , Cora , Adeline and Leo. Dear brother of Terri Lurie, Susan and Stuart Graines. Cherished son of the late Ezra Lurie, Gladys and Philip Lubitz. Cherished uncle of Cynthia (Zachary) Gordon, Daphne and Graham and Leslie Kerr and Reid Kerr.

Private family graveside services will be held Tuesday, March 30 at the Mt. Olive Cemetery.

Due to the pandemic, Family requests no visitation.

In lieu of flowers, friends who wish may contribute to the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation ( or the Jewish National Fund.

Special gratitude is expressed to Dr's Eric Yasinow and Stanton Gerson for their care, compassion and attention over the years. Fred was a dedicated dental practitioner who took excellent care of his patients for the past 38 years.

Friends are invited to view the service beginning Thursday afternoon at YouTube (enter Dr. Fredrick A. Lurie Funeral Service)


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Gene Shimandle

April 15, 2021

To Lisa, Josh, Jordan, and Geri,
I met Fred while working in the Emergency Dept. at the Mt. Sinai Medical Center. We became friends immediately, his humor caught my initial attention, his professionalism cemented our bond. Renee just informed me an hour ago of his passing on. I was dumbfounded. I have provided his team with resuscitation training since his private practice began. When I was diagnosed with Heart Failure in 2005, Fred had heard of my challenges and contacted me, he is one of the Supermen in my autobiography, "Our Change of Heart" sub-titled "Amongst Supermen". Words offer no relief, when a loved one leaves unexpectedly we grieve. I can share - I close my eyes and I can picture my friend's ear to ear smile whenever we met. I can also express having died multiple times -We are not human beings searching for enlightenment, but Spiritual energies experiencing this Earthly Life's duality. Learn to Live like you are dying... Gene Shimandle

Larry Klein

April 7, 2021

My utmost condolences to all of you. Fred was such an outgoing, warm and friendly person. He would always greet people with a big smile. Hope you can soon focus on the quality memories. You were all lucky to have him in your lives.

Dennis Barney

April 5, 2021

Fred was more than a dentist, we both loved baseball. Fred would brag to me about his son playing baseball in college. I would tell him about my daughter playing softball in college. Me being an umpire for 30 years we had something in common. Fred would tell me about buying pocket knives, Glenlivet Scotch and family. My wife went to him when she was a little girl and hid dad had his practice in Twinsburg. I looked forward to my visits at his office. RIP Fred you will be missed but never forgotten.

Sally Zalben

April 4, 2021

I am so sorry to hear of Fred's passing. He was such a delightful guy. I am fortunate to have known you both for so many years. Fred always had a smile on his face no matter what! I will miss that for sure. Hang on to your many, many, many beautiful memories, they will help, I promise. Please know that your are in my thoughts during this difficult time.

Rick Perloff

April 4, 2021

Fred and I were US dads, and I'll never forget how he once coached the US baseball team playing on the lower school field. The score was tied and it went into extra innings. Jordan was up and he hit an RBI and US won! Fred was ecstatic, showing his emotion and love like he always did. What a moment and what love and devotion Fred showed the team and his son! Patients of his remember how he would kibitz with kindness when they saw him at Trader Joe's and how he once consulted his colleagues, bringing an x-ray of their daughter's teeth to a meal they were having outside the office,, concluding that there was no need for dental action. These patients loved him as a dentist and as a great guy. For my part, he cared, greeted me at Heinen's with affection -- and did so much for so many.

Gary Rivin

April 4, 2021

Dear Lisa,
My condolences to you and your family. Fred was a great guy and it is a great loss to all who knew him.

Maureen Silver

April 3, 2021

Dear Lisa and family,
I am so very sorry to hear of Fred’s passing. He was a special man and I know he will be missed. My deepest condolences to you and your family at this time.

Claudia Keilin

April 2, 2021

Stan and I were with Phil and Fred ..seems forever.
Our hearts are with your family.
Claudia & Stan Keilin

Lita Gonzalez Phillips

April 1, 2021

We will miss him so much! He had a heart of gold. He made us laugh and always made us feel special. I’m glad I got to see him last week. He greeted me with his infectious smile.

Cherryl Cavanaugh

March 31, 2021

I've never met a more special person than Dr. Fred Lurie! I was initially a patient of his father-in-law's. So I've been with Fred Lurie for a very long time. I will for ever miss his laughter and his stories. Especially about the family he loved so very dearly. My condolences to all of you. Cherryl Cavanaugh