Edward William Schey, 91, of West Orange died Feb. 18, 2019. Born in Manhattan and raised in Queens, he also had lived in South Orange before moving to West Orange 15 years ago.
Mr. Schey was a sales representative with Thomasville Furniture.
After his retirement, he became a vice president of the Clifton-Passaic Jewish Federation. He was on the board of trustees for 20 years at Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel in South Orange and also was past president at Temple Sha’arey Shalom in Springfield.
He was an avid tennis player into his 70s.
Predeceased by a stepson, Jimmy Guterman, he is survived by his wife, Deanna; two sons, Michael and Steven Schey; a stepson, John Guterman; and seven grandchildren.
Services were held Feb. 20 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston. Memorial contributions may be made to Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel.