David Schneider, 89, of West Orange died Nov. 7, 2017. Born in Englewood, he lived in West Orange for 57 years.
Dr. Schneider was a physician, maintaining a private practice in West Orange for 48 years before retiring in 2005. He also served as an evaluator of medical disabilities for the State of New Jersey and the federal
A Fellow of the American College of Physicians, he earned his undergraduate degree from St. Peter’s College and his M.D. from SUNY-Downstate Medical Center.
He served as a captain in the U.S. Air Force from 1955 to 1957.
He is survived by his wife, Evelyn (Ungerleider); two daughters, Rhonda (Mark Popkin) of Randolph and Alison (Richard Avidon) of Washington, D.C.; his son, Andrew (Julie) of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.; a brother, Herman of West Orange; and seven grandchildren.
Services were held Nov. 9 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union. Memorial contributions may be made to lymphoma research at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, c/o Dr. Sarah Rutherford, M.D.