Gustave (Gus) Lerman, 87, of Rockville, Md., died March 19, 2016. He was born in and grew up in Newark.
Mr. Lerman was president of Blue Dolphin Pools, Bethesda, Md. He was a graduate of South Side High School in Newark.
He is survived by his children, Ellen Lerman (Sossin) and Drew Lerman, and four grandchildren.
Services were held March 22 with arrangements by Hines-Rinaldi Funeral Home under the Jewish Practices Committee of Greater Washington. Memorial contributions may be made to Montgomery Hospice, 1355 Piccard Drive, Suite 100, Rockville, MD 20850 (Att: Rabbi Gary Fink).