Dr. Robert Kirschbaum-of Yarmouth Port, MA, born January 9,1920, passed away at age 97 on Wednesday, February 8, 2017. He is survived and adored by his loving wife Blossom Kirschbaum, son Alan Kirschbaum, daughter Betsy Kirschbaum, son-in-law Jeffrey Weinberg, granddaughter Molly Weinberg and grandson Zachary Weinberg. He is also survived by his brother, Dr. Elliot Kirschbaum. He was a graduate of Boston Latin School, Harvard College, and New York University School of Dentistry. He established his private practice in Newton, MA in 1950 and spent retirement in Cape Cod and Florida. He served in the Korean War as Sergeant in the Navy Dental Corps. He was Administrator of Dental Services for the City of Newton and was on the faculty of Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, and Boston University Goldman School of Graduate Dentistry. He was President of the Newton Lions Clubs, member of the Chestnut Hill Rotary Club, President of the Brotherhood and a Life Trustee at Temple Emanuel in Newton. He was cherished by all who knew him and lived a vibrant and fulfilling life.Services are private.