Lawrence Michaels, 66, of Florham Park died Dec. 12, 2010. Born in Newark, he lived most of his life in West Orange.
Mr. Michaels was associated with McDonald Douglas Corp. and most recently as chief operating officer of Kraft, Kennedy and Lesser in New York City.
He was a member of the first graduating class of Mountain High School, West Orange, in 1962. He graduated from SUNY at Buffalo, NY.
He is survived by his brother, David, and a nephew, Adam.
Services were held Dec. 16 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston.