Howard Katz, 72, of Monroe Township died May 31, 2011. Born in Jersey City, he lived in Edison before moving to Monroe 20 years ago.
Mr. Katz was a schoolteacher for 32 years for the Edison Township Board of Education.
He was a congregant of Congregation Etz Chaim Monroe Township Jewish Center.
He is survived by his wife, Harriet Steinlauf Katz; his son, Blair of West Orange; two daughters, Karen Weisberg of Springfield and Marisa Truselo of Howell; his mother, Doris of Cresskill; his sister, Barbara Feldman of Cresskill; and three grandchildren.
Services were held June 1 with arrangements by Mount Sinai Memorial Chapels, East Brunswick. Memorial contributions may be made to Cancer Institute of New Jersey or Haven Hospice, Edison.