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Saturday, March 24, 2007

Bob Krakoff's Funeral Information 

Here are the details on Bob Krakoff's funeral, sent to me by a friend. The service is tomorrow in Boston, and I won't be able to make it, but will post my version of a eulogy tomorrow.

Robert Krakoff
Of Boston, MA and Palm Beach, FL suddenly on March 23, 2007 in Boston, MA of an apparent heart attack. Beloved husband of Sandra Gusky Krakoff. Adored father of Roger (Lisa), Hope (Wendy) and Reed (Delphine). Cherished grandfather of Alexandra, Sophie, Justin, Lily, Helen, Oscar and Maude Krakoff. Son of Della and the late Frank Krakoff. Services will be on Monday, March 26, 2007 at 10 AM at Temple Israel, 477 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA. Parking on the Riverway. Donations in his memory may be made to Brigham and Women's Hospital, Development Office, 116 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115. Chairman and CEO of Nielsen Business Media, New York. He graduated magna cum laude from Pennsylvania State University and received an MBA from the Harvard Graduate School of Business. He was a member of Belmont CC, Palm Beach CC, the Lotos Club, the Harvard Club of Boston & New York, the University Club of Boston and the Core Club. He was loved and respected by all who knew him. Stanetsky Memorial Chapel 1-800-842-4280

And here's a link to an extended piece by the Hollywood Reporter on Bob:

Nielsen president, CEO Bob Krakoff dies


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