Arthur S. Applebaum, 86, of Ewing died May 12, 2017. Born in Trenton, he was a resident of the area all his life.
Mr. Applebaum was an adjudicator for the Veterans Administration and later the director of public information for the NJ Office of Legislative Services.
He was a graduate of Rutgers University and Rutgers School of Law.
He was a longtime member of Adath Israel Congregation, Lawrenceville, having served on its board of trustees and being recently named treasurer emeritus.
Predeceased by his wife, Elaine Miller Applebaum, he is survived by his son, David (Joanie); his daughter, Marcia Fisher; a sister, Elaine Latzky; and three grandchildren.
Services were held May 15 with arrangements by Orland’s Ewing Memorial Chapel, Ewing. Memorial contributions may be made to Adath Israel Congregation.