Westwood Village, CA—Aaron Friedman, son of David and Gail Friedman of Sarah Leonard Jewelers, died suddenly on Monday. He was 30.
Trained as an executive chef, Friedman had spent some time living and working in Arizona before returning to California a year ago and rejoining Sarah Leonard Jewelers. He was recently married to Brandi Coker Friedman, celebrating their wedding (left) barely one month ago on October 22.
Friedman is also survived by his parents, David and Gail; his children, Blake and Rylan; sister Risa Friedman Miller and brother-in-law Jeff Miller, sister Jordana Friedman Feinberg and brother-in-law Samuel Feinberg, two nieces, as well as aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Services are at 12:30 p.m. PST on Thursday, December 1, at Mount Sinai Simi Valley, 6150 Mt. Sinai Drive, Simi Valley, CA 93063. Shiva will be at the Friedman home, 9701 Amigo Ave., Northbridge, CA 91324. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in Aaron’s memory be made to Jewelers For Children.