Rochelle Ann Friedman, 75, daughter of the late Marvin and Esther Friedman of Cleveland, died of natural causes on Nov. 21, 2019.

She is survived by her sisters, Sherelynn Lehman of Cleveland, Marsha Friedman of Los Angeles and Bonnie (Robert) Sanchez of Albuquerque, N.M.

Rochelle was a loving daughter, sister, aunt, and friend. She graduated from Beachwood High School in 1962 and attended The Ohio State University for undergraduate and University of Cincinnati for graduate school, where she earned a degree in speech audiology.

She practiced as a speech therapist in schools and nursing homes for many years. Rochelle lived in Atlanta and then returned to live in Cleveland at Stone Gardens.

Private services were held. The family will receive friends for coffee and dessert from 2 to 3 p.m. Dec. 9 at Stone Gardens 27090 Cedar Road in Beachwood. 

Contributions are suggested to the National Fragile X Foundation (