In memory of
Gerald Lichtenstein Longtime West Orange school administrator Gerald Lichtenstein, 88, passed away on Aug. 19, 2019, surrounded by his loving family. He lived in Livingston, N.J., for 54 years, and Elmwood Park, N.J., previously. He was a school administrator for 33 years, retiring from the West Orange Board of Education in 1993. He was also a long-term member of the West Orange Rotary and of Temple Beth Shalom. Beloved husband of Marion, loving father of Sheryl, Larry, Stu, Liz, Karen, and Rich; cherished grandfather of Andrew, Megan, Samantha, Matt, Alex, and Karlie; devoted great-grandfather of Nate and brother of Ray. Jerry's family was the most important thing to him and he will be missed very much. A funeral service will celebrate Jerry's life at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 21 at Bernheim Apter Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, 68 Old Short Hills Rd., Livingston, N.J. 07039. Burial will follow at New Montefiore Cemetery, West Babylon, N.Y. Memorial donations may be made in Jerry's name to the charity of your choice.
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