Robert "Bob" Pitofsky passed away peacefully in his home in Chevy Chase on October 6, 2018, surrounded by his wife Sally and his children Alex, David and Liz. Bob was a devoted and loving father and a supportive mentor to many. He is survived by Sally, Alex and his children Jackson and Marina; David, his wife Trena Keating and their children Wilder, Teddy and Charles; and Liz and her children Sophie and Henry, along with scores of friends, family and colleagues who were devoted to Bob, just as he was devoted to them. Bob was predeceased by his adored son-in-law, David Mode.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, October 9, beginning at 1 p.m., at Adas Israel Congregation, 2850 Quebec Street, NW, Washington, DC. Interment following the service at Parklawn Cemetery on Viers Mill Road, Rockville, Maryland. The family will be receiving guests Tuesday and Wednesday at 7 p.m. in their home. In lieu of flowers, the family wishes that donations be made to the Robert Pitofsky scholarship at Georgetown University Law Center or the Jewish Social Service Agency of Maryland.