David Appel, 92, of Springfield died July 22, 2012. He was born in Czechoslovakia and lived most of his life in the United States.
Mr. Appel was a retired carpenter.
He was a member of Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael, Springfield.
He is survived by his wife of over 40 years, Frieda (“Malchi”); two sons, Simon and Alex Hersh; a brother, Yehoshua; and two grandchildren.
Services were held July 24 with arrangements by J.L. Apter Memorial Chapels of Maplewood. Memorial contributions may be made to Cafe Europa Holocaust Survivor Friendship Society, c/o JFS MetroWest, 265 Columbia Turnpike, Florham Park, NJ 07932.