Jerome R. Engel, 99, of Mount Laurel died July 10, 2013. Born in New York City, he moved to Clark in 1975. Before his retirement in 1978, Mr. Engel was employed as a postal clerk for the U.S. Postal Service and as production manager for B. Blumenthal, a button manufacturing company, both in New York City.
In addition, he was active in Hillside B’nai B’rith, the Seymour Feldman Leukemia Organization, Springfield Seniors, and the American Postal Workers Union.
He is survived by his daughter, Rhoda Longo of Melbourne, Fla.; his son, Seymour of Cherry Hill; a sister, Ruth Harris of Elizabeth; three grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren.
Services were held July 14 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union.