Albert H. Steinberg, 88, of Houston died Jan. 5, 2014. Born in Germany, he was one of the children on the Kindertransport sent to England before the outbreak of World War II. He was later able to reunite with his family. After immigrating to the United States, he resided in Morris Plains for 25 years and also lived in Whippany and Morristown before moving to Houston a year and a half ago.
A chemical engineer, he graduated from City College of New York and later received master’s degrees from Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute and Fairleigh Dickinson University.
He served in the U.S. Army during World War II as a telephone instructor.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Phyllis; three sons, Steven of New York City, Robert of Houston, and Donald of Boston; daughters-in-law Alice Sung and Rebecca Kotkin; and four grandchildren.
Services were held Jan. 7 with arrangements by Houston Jewish Funerals.