Washington Jeweler Alvin Goldfarb Dies

He founded Alvin Goldfarb Jeweler in 1980

Alvin Goldfarb, founder of Alvin Goldfarb Jeweler in Bellevue, Wash., died on Sept. 4. He was 84.

Goldfarb began his career in the jewelry business at Friedlander & Sons Jewelers, which was owned by the family of his wife, Jackie Friedlander. In 1980, he set out on his own and founded Alvin Goldfarb Jeweler. He retired about 10 years ago, reports the Seattle Times.  

He is survived by his wife, and his children, Susan, David, and Steven, who is president of Alvin Goldfarb Jeweler.

Memorial contributions may be made to Temple De Hirsch Sinai.

(Photo courtesy of Alvin Goldfarb Jeweler)