Dr. Irving Gordon, 72, passed away in his home in Northwest Washington DC on Sunday February 27, 2011. A graduate of the University of Miami, Dr. Gordon received his doctorate from the University of Pittsburgh. He is survived by his loving wife, Polly B. Gordon, his sons Akiva (Zoe) and Aaron (Kristy) and his grandchildren Aurora and Theodore. He is also survived by his ex-wife Susan Gordon, and many other loving friends. A memorial service will be held on Sunday March 13th, 2011 at 2:30 in the afternoon at First Trinity Lutheran Church at 309 E Street Northwest Washington DC. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the First Congregational United Church of Christ, also at 309 E Street. Condolences may be made at www.rappfuneral.com.