Jeffrey Alexander Greenberg

Jeffrey Alexander Greenberg of Weston, MA, died peacefully on September 24, 2017. Beloved son of Lawrence and Beth Greenberg, cherished big brother of Lindsay, grandson of Marilyn Goodman and the late Jack Greenberg, and Emory and Donna Geller, adored nephew of Beth Deborah Greenberg, Barbara Bentley Wolfe, and Scott, Mark, and the late Randy Geller. He is also survived by his first cousins, Jordan, Spencer, Craig, Ava, Levi, and Kai. Jeffrey received his undergraduate degree from The University of Pennsylvania and his Master’s Degree from Ohio State University, focusing on neuropsychology and memory research. He enjoyed working for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston in outcomes measurement for the past two years. Jeffrey took up guitar and drums in high school after a brief stint with the cello in fourth grade. He enjoyed listening to progressive metal and composing electronic music. He was an avid and skilled video gamer, and he possessed an encyclopedic knowledge of gritty television dramas and comedies that he shared voluminously with anyone who would listen. He had recently finished writing a dystopian fantasy, which he was looking forward to seeing made into the next Netflix blockbuster. As early as kindergarten, Jeffrey’s teachers reported that he had a calming influence on the class that was greatly missed when he was absent. He was a great listener and an insightful friend. Services at Temple Shir Tikva, 141 Boston Post Road in Wayland, MA at 1:30 pm on Wednesday, September 27th,2017. Interment will follow at Beit Olam East Cemetery, Wayland. The family will be sitting shiva from 6 – 8:30 pm at Temple Shir Tikva. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society ,9 Erie Drive (Suite 101), Natick, MA 01760 ( or the Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston,200 High St.(3rd floor) Boston, MA 02110 ( or to a charity of your choice.

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