Herbert A. Cummins, 79, of Boca Raton, Fla., died Sept. 29, 2017.
Mr. Cummins was a founding partner at the law firm of Cummins, Dunn, and Pashman. After leaving this practice, he practiced independently in Bergen County until 2015. He was a member of the New Jersey and Bergen County bar associations and was also licensed to practice law in New York and Florida.
He was a 1955 graduate of Bogota High School, where he was president for all four years. He graduated from Cornell University in 1959 and Cornell Law School in 1961.
He served in the U.S. Air Force as captain in the office of Judge Advocate from 1962 to 1964.
He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Janice; his daughter, Jane (Kenneth) Shidler of Short Hills; his son, Jordan (Deborah); a brother, Richard Cummins; and four grandchildren.
Services were held Oct. 6 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston. Memorial contributions may be made to Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation.