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Rhoda Helen Freda
  • Memorials may be made to:
  • Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim
    90 Hasell Street
    Charleston, SC 29401
  • Memorials may be made to:
  • American Cancer Society - SC
    5900 Core Road, Suite 504
    North Charleston, SC 29406

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“Aunt Rhoda was such a wonderful, beautiful, intelligent woman. I have so many fond memories of spending time with her, Uncle Tom and David. I just...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Christine Machonis Woiwor - MN

“Jeff and Susan (Freda) Edwards ”
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“We are glad we got to know Rhoda after all the missing years. Sending warm thoughts to her family and friends! Jeff and Susan (Freda) Edwards ”
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“I just read the email from Sue. I couldn't breathe. I have no words to express the fullness of the sadness I feel! I know you share that sadness, and...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Jane Assey - Mt. Pleasant, SC

“Dear Karen and David, we will remember Rhoda as a strong, beautiful, and intelligent woman who gave our father much happiness through the years they...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Camille Bartus - Springfield,, VA

Rhoda Helen Zweibel Freda, 88, of Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina, wife of Dr. Richard Dobson died Tuesday, June 26, 2018. Her Funeral Service will be held Thursday, June 28, 2018 in J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Mount Pleasant Chapel, 1494 Mathis Ferry Road at 2:00 p.m. where the family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Entombment following will be in Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens.

Rhoda was born August 14, 1929 in New York, New York, daughter of the late Moe Zweibel and Lillian Mittlesberg Zweibel. She was a graduate of New York University and held a Master degree in teaching from Hofstra University. Rhoda retired from the East Meadow School District as an English Teacher.

She is survived by her husband, Dr. Richard Dobson of Mt. Pleasant, SC; daughter, Karen Shaw Boettcher (Thomas) of Highland Park, IL; son, David Shaw (Tom Byrd) of Hutchinson Island, FL; sister, Carol Wolff (Arnold) of Mt. Pleasant, SC; grandson, Michael Boettcher (Kristen)of Lake Bluff, IL; granddaughter, Lindsay Pessis (David) of Seattle, WA; four great-grandchildren, Gavin Boettcher, Cole Pessis, Hayden Boettcher and Scarlett Pessis and her extended Dobson family, Lisa Craven (Chris), Rick Dobson (Camille) and Pam Hoyt (David). She was preceded in death by first husband, Thomas Joseph Freda.

Memorials may be made to Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim, 90 Hasell Street, Charleston, SC 29401 or the American Cancer Society, 5900 Core Road, Suite 504, North Charleston, SC 29406.

Upcoming Funeral Services

Mt. Pleasant Memorial Gardens

1308 Mathis Ferry Road Mount Pleasant, SC 29464