Lawrence “Larry” Wigdortz, 67, of West Long Branch died June 21, 2011.
Mr. Wigdortz worked in marketing for more than 25 years in New York City. He retired from the Asbury Park Press in 2006.
He graduated from Asbury Park High School and Rider University in Lawrenceville.
He had been a member of the board and was youth chair at Temple Beth Torah, Ocean. An avid sports fan and athlete all his life, he coached many youth teams.
He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Judith (Davis); two sons, Brett of London and Evan of Eatontown; his sister, Adrienne Anderson of Oak Park, Calif.; and three grandchildren.
Services were held June 23 with arrangements by Bloomfield-Cooper Jewish Chapels, Ocean. Memorial contributions may be made to the Monmouth County SPCA or to the youth scholarship fund at Monmouth Reform Temple, Tinton Falls.