Iosif “Joe” Shaposhnikov, 84, of Wayne died April 24, 2012. Born in Orhei, Moldova, he resided in East Brunswick before moving to Wayne in 2010.
Prior to retiring in 1989, Mr. Shaposhnikov was an electrical engineer for Mikroprovod Plant, Kishinev, Moldova, where he worked for 48 years.
Predeceased by his daughter, Faina Fishman, he is survived by his wife of 55 years, Irina Rosenthal Shaposhnikov; a granddaughter, Renata Hazelman; and a great-granddaughter.
Services were held April 26 with arrangements by Mount Sinai Memorial Chapels, East Brunswick.