Robert Wald Sussman was Professor of Physical Anthropology at Washington University in St. Louis.
Robert Sussman, 74, was born July 4th, 1941 in Brooklyn, New York, to Louis and Helen Sussman. He passed away peacefully on June 8th, 2016 at his home in Creve Coeur, MO, with is wife, Linda, and two daughters, Katya and Diana, after suffering from multiple strokes.
“Bob was a remarkable scholar, phenomenal teacher and mentor, and dedicated servant to the university and to the academic community,” said T.R. Kidder, professor and chair of anthropology in Arts & Sciences.