Arthur Hershkowitz, 94, of Somerset died Dec. 25, 2017. He lived in Newark in the 1950s.
Mr. Hershkowitz became a master watchmaker, repairing and rebuilding watches for many industry leaders, as an independent contractor.
He served in the Army Air Corps during World War II and left service at the rank of master sergeant, receiving the American Service, Good Conduct, and World War II Victory medals.
Predeceased by his wife, Anne, he is survived by his son, Daniel of New York, and a brother, Leo of Somerset.
Services were held Jan. 3 with arrangements by J.L. Apter Memorial Chapels of Maplewood.