Harold Schatz

Harold Schatz

Harold J. Schatz, 93, of Short Hills died Dec. 26.

Mr. Schatz was the co-founder and president of Industrial Microwave in Scotch Plains, which he sold in the mid-1980s. 

A chief petty officer in the U.S. Navy, he served in the South Pacific during World War II, and received training as an engineer at Massachusetts Institute of Technology through the Navy.

He enjoyed sailing and golfing.

He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Mitzi B. Schatz; his daughters, Robin D. Schatz and Jill S. Schatz; his sons-in-law Michael Alterman and Michael Shedrow; his grandchildren Eric and Kyla Alterman, and Leah Shedrow; and his sister Lillian Sawicky.

Services were held Dec. 28 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston.

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