Robert Erdman


Dr. Robert Livingstone Erdman, 82, died peacefully on Wednesday, March 27, surrounded by his loving family.

Dr. Erdman was predeceased by his parents, Dr. George Livingstone Erdman and Ann Young Erdman. He is survived by his wife, Judy; his sons, Robert and Christopher (wife, Becki); his daughter, Dr. Amy Porter (husband, Bill); and seven grandchildren:  Audrey, Emery, Joshua, and Gabrielle Erdman, and Will, Ben, and John Porter.

Dr. Erdman served in the U.S. -Army prior to attending medical school at Thomas Jefferson Medical College. He practiced radiology at Northampton-Accomack Memorial Hospital for 30 years, holding various offices, including staff presidency.  He was also a longtime member of Hungars Episcopal Church where he sang in the choir and served on the vestry.

In his spare time, he sailed his Prindle catamaran in the Nasssawadox Creek regattas and was a 30-year member of the Monday Night Civic, Social and Inside Straight Club.

His family would like to thank the staff at Memorial Regional Hospital for their care with special thanks to his nurses who were outstanding in their care for him and his family.

A memorial service will be held April 27 at Christ Episcopal Church in Middlesex County.  He will be sorely missed by all who knew and loved him.

In lieu of flowers, donations in his name may be made to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, 6 Herndon Ave., Annapolis, MD 21403.

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