Alexander Shetsen, 85, of North Bergen died Aug. 1, 2013. He grew up in Latvia and moved to the United States 50 years ago.
Mr. Shetsen was a retired engineer with the Newark Housing Authority.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Khava, and two sons, Lev of Westfield and Rob of Rockaway.
Services were held Aug. 3 with arrangements by J.L. Apter Memorial Chapels of Dover.