The funeral of Alan Goldberg

July 26, 2016 by J-Wire Staff
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Family and two eminent judges have spoken at the funeral for Melbourne’s former Federal Judge Alan Goldberg.

Those attending the service at Chevra Kadisha heard the first address by Rabbi Dovid Rubinfeld, followed by judges Ray Finkelstein and Ron Merkel.

The late Alan Goldberg’s children Caitlin and Anthony spoke of their memories of their father.

Alan Goldberg AO QC is survived by his wife Rachel, children Caitlin, Anthony, Larissa and Mitchell and  grandchildren Tessa, Ella, Nathan, Gideon and Guy.



00:00   Rabbi Dovid Rubinfeld

06:00   Former Federal Judge Raymond Finkelstein

16:47     Former Federal Judge Ron Merkel

26:38    Late Alan Goldberg’s daughter Caitlin

32:55    Late Alan Goldberg’s son Anthony


Alan Goldberg:

Born:  7 August 1940

Died: 23 July 2016


One Response to “The funeral of Alan Goldberg”
  1. Michael Barnett says:

    At 12:30:

    “And proudly, perhaps most proudly, he acted for Mr Croome, in the attack on Tasmania’s anti-homosexuality laws, an attack which lead to their repeal.”

    Thank you Alan Golberg.

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