JOSEPHSON, Robert M. Bob
Robert M. (Bob) Josephson, 76, of Louisville, Ky., passed away peacefully on April 18, 2012. He was born in Albany, N.Y., to the late Louis and Sarah Josephson.
Mr. Josephson served in the Marine Corps during the Korean War, and went on to attend the University of Louisville’s Louis D. Brandeis School of Law. Mr. Josephson’s career as an attorney spanned over 45 years, during which time he served as a District Court Judge in Jefferson County and represented numerous clients in private practice.
A 33rd degree Scottish Rite Mason, Mr. Josephson was elected Grand Master of St. George Masonic Lodge. He also held the offices of District Deputy Grand Master and Grand Marshal, Commander of Sojourners #512 and Heroes of 76 Zachary Taylor Camp, and served on the Board of Directors of the Masonic Homes of Kentucky.
Mr. Josephson is survived by his brother, Bernard Josephson, sister Judith Seltzer, and maternal aunt, Lillian Butchkes. He was the uncle of nieces Sharon, Karen and Kathy Josephson and nephews Steven, Michael and Richard Seltzer.
Memorial services are to be announced. Memorial contributions can be sent to Masonic Home of Louisville, Sam Swope Care Center, 3503 Moyers Circle, Masonic Home, Ky. 40041.