Really? Nobody's put this up yet?
In a world ("In a world...."
) where many people think that "public service" is synonymous with grandstanding, Irv and Bob remind us what a community is all about.
I've had the pleasure of living near them for several years, and both of them were charming, spirited and -- above all -- friendly, right up until the end. I'm just heartbroken for Bob.
The obituary (here
) notes that the United Way has designated his birthday, July 1, as "Irwin A. and Robert D. Goodman Day." I hope lots of people pitch in next year. Quantifying what they've done for Madison is impossible.
State Journal story here.