Dr. Morris Bass

Dr. Morris Bass

Morris Bass, 93, of Verona died Nov. 4, 2011. He was born and raised in Newark and also had lived in South Orange.

A retired physician and World War II veteran, Dr. Bass practiced medicine in Newark for 55 years. He served as medical director for several nursing homes in New Jersey and acted as a school physician.

He served as a president of the Phi Delta Epsilon Medical Fraternity and was a golden member of the Penn State Alumni.

He is survived by his wife, Marilyn; three daughters, Patrice Jacobs, Suzanne Bass, and Karen Bass-Semian; two sisters, Sylvia Fried and Melanie Jaynes; three granddaughters; and four great-grandchildren.

Services were held Nov. 7 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Chapel, Livingston.

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