On Nov. 21, Miriam “Carole” Freedman, a longtime Rockville resident, passed away peacefully at 74. Freedman was born to Sol and Edith Lash on Aug. 2, 1940, in Detroit, Mich. She was preceded in death by her husband, Alan Michael and her beloved son, Eric Mark. She is survived by brother, Leonard (Cheryl) Lash of Florida and her sons, Andrew Evan of South Carolina, Joseph Daniel of Arizona and Jason Edward (Elizabeth) of Colorado. She has four adored grandchildren, Andrew Scott and Michele Alison of South Carolina, Benjamin Stocker and Charles Alan of Colorado. Funeral services were held Nov. 30 at Danzansky-Goldberg Memorial Chapel in Rockville. Memorial contributions may be made to your local chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association.