Robert Alan Burstein, 70, passed away peacefully on November 9, 2021.
Robert was born on September 26, 1951, to Jack Burstein and Jeannette Brownstein in Queens, New York. He graduated from Stuyvesant High School and then went on to college at SUNY University at Albany. Robert received a JD from New York Law School. He went to Japan after Law school where he was involved in the theater (he was a great singer.) He returned to New York and practiced law there. Robert was heavily involved as an alum at his alma mater. He knew 5 languages and was a member of Mensa. In his spare time Robert loved to travel, listen to operas and symphonies, bike throughout the city, and participate in dance classes but most of all he loved to spend time with his daughter.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents, Jack, and Jeannette Burstein.
He is survived by his daughter, Johanna Christa Burstein; his sister, Nonny Segal (Stanley); his brother, William Burstein (Arline); his nieces and nephews, Stephanie, Scott, Richard, Greg, Adam, Kenny, and Bruce.
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