Jerome “Jerry” Cantor died Feb. 17, 2015. He was born and raised in Bradley Beach.
Dr. Cantor practiced medicine in Millburn for over 50 years, retiring in 2010. He served as president of the medical staff at Overlook Hospital in 1976 and 1977.
He graduated from University of Pennsylvania and New York University School of Medicine. He attended medical school as a member of the Naval Reserve during World War II and served as a physician in the Air Force during the Korean Conflict.
Among his many involvements, he was a cofounder of the Millburn-Short Hills Youth Soccer program and a long-time coach and manager in the Millburn-Short Hills Little League, continuing many years beyond his own sons’ participation.
He is survived by his wife, Susan Levenson Cantor; two daughters, Susan (Gordon Fletcher) and Linda; three sons, David, Jon, and Roger; and five granddaughters.
Services were private. A memorial and celebration of his life will be held at a later date.