Abraham Sharlin

Abraham Sharlin

Abraham M. Sharlin, 95, of Fairfield, Conn., died May 10, 2014. He was born in Trenton and moved to Ewing after his retirement in 1984. He moved to Orange, Conn., in 2006, returned to Ewing in 2009, and moved to Fairfield three years later.

Mr. Sharlin retired from Sharlin Lite Corporation of America in 1984.

He attended Trenton public schools, graduating from Trenton High School, where he was an outstanding member of the Swim Team.

A military veteran, he served in the U.S. Army in Japan for two years.

Predeceased by his wife, Eleanor M., in 2006, he is survived by his stepdaughter, Joananne (Ed) Tuohy; a brother, Lou Sharlin; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Services were held May 18 with arrangements by Orland’s Ewing Memorial Chapel, Ewing. Memorial contributions may be made to Greenwood House, Ewing; or Jewish Home for the Elderly, 175 Jefferson St., Fairfield, CT 06825.

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