Harold A. Sarvetnick, 89, of Mountainside died July 24, 2019. He was born in Coatesville, Pa., and lived in Westfield and Mountainside for 59 years.
Mr. Sarvetnick founded and ran Acrilex, Inc., in Jersey City.
He graduated from New Jersey Institute of Technology with a master’s degree in chemical engineering.
His activities later in life included becoming a potter, playing bridge, and learning to play banjo and guitar.
Predeceased by his wife, Lois (Bloch), he is survived by his partner, Norma Messing of Short Hills; two sons, Brian (Shalee) of Sayreville and Michael of Omaha, Neb.; his daughter, Nora of Omaha; and five grandchildren.
Services were held July 28 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union. Memorial contributions may be made to Peters Valley or New Jersey Technical Institute.