Joseph Tabak, 85, of Highland Park died Sept. 21, 2017.
Mr. Tabak had retired as president of Jersey Paper Company, a longtime distributor of disposable paper and plastic products.
He and his wife, Harriet (“Har”), were longtime supporters of Jewish Federation in the Heart of NJ. He was an honorary board member at Highland Park Conservative Temple-Congregation Anshe Emeth, where he and his wife received the Chaver Award. He was also a trustee of Rabbi Pesach Raymon Yeshiva in Edison, a member of the World Presidents’ Organization, past chair of Israel Bonds, and a recipient of the State of Israel Peace Medal.
Predeceased almost five years ago by his wife, he is survived by two sons, Jeffrey (Marilyn) and Steven (Cathy); five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Services were held Sept. 24 at HPCT-CAE with arrangements by Crabiel Parkwest Funeral Chapel, New Brunswick. Memorial contributions may be made to the Joseph Tabak Memorial Fund, c/o HPCT-CAE.