Laurence Howard Mandelbaum died June 22, 2013. Born in Brooklyn, he had also lived in Kearny.
Mr. Mandelbaum was president and CEO of Mandee Shops and Annie Sez stores from the mid-1980s through 1999. He also worked in real estate development.
He earned his JD degree from New York Law School and graduated from American University in Washington, DC.
He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Karen; his sons Daniel and Andrew; his daughter-in-law Hind Kabaj; his brother, Alan and his wife Barbara; and his sister, Susan.
Service were held at Jewish Memorial Chapel, Clifton.