Amy J. Gagner, neé Silberstein, 54, of Garfield, formerly of Fair Lawn, died on April 27.
She was a member of the Scleroderma Foundation Tri-State chapter.
Predeceased by her parents, Annette and Max Silberstein, she is survived by her husband, Peter, a son, Derrick; siblings, Rhonda Kraemer (Bill), Donna Gross (Barry), of Fair Lawn, and Joel Silberstein (Linda) of Singer Island, Fla., and nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Donations may be made at ww.gofundme.com/8PB8F4?preview=1. Arrangements were by Louis Suburban Chapel, Fair Lawn.
George Samoilovich, 91, of North Bergen died on
Born in Russia, he was a space scientist.
Predeceased by his wife, Vera, neé Levitman, he is survived by a son, Victor (Nadejdaa), and two grandchildren.
Arrangements were by Eden Memorial Chapels,
Roslyn J. Colbert of Fair Lawn died on April 20.
Arrangements were by Louis Suburban Chapel,
Richard “Rick” Colton, 82, of Glen Rock, formerly of Fair Lawn, died on April 22.
A New York University graduate, he was vice president of purchasing at Merrill Lynch in New York City. He was a first lieutenant in the Army during the Korean War stationed at the Pentagon and was a member of the Glen Rock Activities Club and the Fair Lawn Drug Abuse Counsel.
Predeceased by his first wife, Ann, he is survived by his wife, Marilyn, daughter, Michele Green; stepchildren, Steven Mendelsohn, Linda Mayer, and Wendy Padykula, and four grandchildren.
Donations can be sent to the American Diabetes Association or the Christian Health Care Center, Wyckoff. Arrangements were by Louis Suburban Chapel Fair Lawn.
Lee Sheiman, 60, of Fair Lawn, formerly of Yonkers, N.Y., died on April 22. An Indiana State University graduate, he was director of operations and human resources at Mosholu Montefiore Community Center in Bronx, N.Y. for over 25 years. He is survived by his wife of 23 years, Diane; his parents, Beverly and Walter Sheiman, a sister, Rochelle Sheiman; and two nieces. Donations can be sent to Mosholu Montefiore Community Center, Bronx, N.Y. Arrangements were by Louis Suburban Chapel, Fair Lawn.
Alice Mandel, neé Dranger, 87, of Fort Lee died on April 20. Born in Vienna, she was a bank manager in New York City. Predeceased by her husband, Irving, she is survived by her children, Howard (Susan), and Michelle Frankel (Bryan); and four grandchildren. Arrangements were by Eden Memorial Chapels, Fort Lee.
Aron Kurnov, 93, of Wayne died on April 19. Arrangements were by Louis Suburban Chapel, Fair Lawn.
Joel Goodman of Cranford, Boca Raton, Fla., and Rock Hill, N.Y., formerly of Union and Newark, died on April 20. He served in Iceland and Europe during World War II. Afterwards, he worked in the family business Malin’s 5 & 10 in Roselle for over 30 years. He also founded Goodman Realty in Cranford. He was a past president of Temple Beth Shalom in Union and chaired the Union Israel Bond drive for many years. He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Eleanor, neé Malin, his children, Gary of Cranford and Sue Greenberg of Paramus; three grandchildren, and one great-grandchild. Arrangements were by Menorah Chapels at Millburn.