Herbert F. Polakoff

Herbert F. Polakoff

Herbert F. Polakoff, 89, of Millburn died March 3, 2016 in Jupiter, Fla.

Mr. Polakoff was a certified public accountant and was a senior and founding member of Polakoff Bros. & Leen. 

He received a BS in accounting from Rutgers University.

He served in the Navy during World War II in the South Pacific. 

He was a co-founder and past president of the B’nai B’rith South Mountain/Millburn chapter, a former member and treasurer of Temple B’nai Jeshurun in Short Hills, a former board member and treasurer of Maplewood Country Club, and member of Eastpoint Country Club in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.

He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Arlene; his son, Steven; his daughter, Lynn (Brian) Baine; a brother, Fred; and three grandchildren.

Services were held March 6 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston. Memorial contributions may be made to Glaucoma Foundation, 80 Maiden Lane, Suite 700, New York, NY 10038.

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