Benjamin Altchek, 99, of West Orange died Dec. 22, 2017. Born in New York City, he resided in Brooklyn before moving to West Orange 15 years ago.
Before his retirement, Mr. Altcheck was the owner/operator of the Lane Snack Bar in New York City for many years.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Army who served during World War II.
He was a member of the Masons.
Predeceased by his wife, Sarah (Mizrahi), he is survived by two sons, Morris of Livingston and Aron of West Orange; a sister, Dora Eisen of Brooklyn; and two grandchildren.
Services were held Dec. 24 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union.