Dr. Robert P. Schoenfeld

February 9, 1934 – April 21, 2024


Waters of Babylon Chapel

Date: April 26, 2024

Time: 12:00 PM


Wellwood Cemetery: 1400 Wellwood Ave, West Babylon, NY 11704

Service Recording:   Click Here



Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (giving.mskcc.org)
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Dr. Robert P. Schoenfeld, 90, of Plainview, NY, departed this world on Sunday April 21st, 2024. Beloved husband of 60 years to Ursula (nee Studer), beloved father to children Suzanne, Andrew & wife Carie, and Renee; beloved grandfather to Max, Sam, Julia and Jamie; and beloved brother to Edward and Peter.

Dr. Robert Schoenfeld founded and ran a successful medical practice in Plainview, NY for over 50 years, in addition was the medical director for four nursing homes in Nassau County. He was a Columbia University graduate and attended medical school at the University of Berne, Switzerland. He held a passion for basketball, influenced by his father. He was the co-captain for Jamaica High School and then continued to play basketball throughout college and then medical school. He spent many summers at his family’s summer camp, Deer Head, in Upstate NY with the fondest of memories, which he continued to share throughout his life with family, friends and fellow campers. He served 6 years as a Major in the NYS National Guard.

Dr. Robert Schoenfeld was a true Renaissance Man, who was a physician, photographer, author, painter, athlete, developer, and most importantly a devoted family man. He has touched many, many lives throughout his journey and he will be missed dearly.

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