William Julian Friedman passed away on Monday, October 14, 2019 at the age of 74. He was preceded in death by his parents Harry G. Friedman and Virginia Smith Friedman, his brother Bruce Friedman and his son Christian Meisner Friedman. He is survived by his wife Kathryn Meisner Friedman, his daughters Michelle Friedman and Erin Friedman Wallace, his grandchildren Kathryn Friedman Navarre (John), Alethea Wallace, Rachel Louise Wallace and Robert William Wallace and a great-grandchild Davis Alexander Navarre. He was an active member of Our Lady of Divine Providence parish and the American Legion. A funeral mass will be held at Our Lady of Divine Providence Catholic Church on Monday, October 21st at 12 Noon, with visitation preceding starting at 9:00 am. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Our Lady of Divine Providence Parish. Interment will take place privately for the family. Online condolences may be offered at www.gardenofmemoriesmetairie.com.