Jerome Silverman, 86, of Springfield died Nov. 23, 2014. Born in the Bronx, he lived in Union before moving to Springfield three years ago.
Mr. Silverman was an electrician with Local Union #3 IBEW in New York for over 50 years.
He was a graduate of Central High School, Newark.
He was a past Master of Azure Masada #22 Masonic Lodge in Cranford. He was active with a group of retired tradesmen for the maintenance of the Boy Scouts’ Camp Winnebago. He was a member of the National Guard.
He is survived by his wife, Sonia (Sunny); his daughter, Ellen (Curt) of Connecticut; his son, Jeffrey (Deanna) of California; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Services were held Nov. 25 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union.