M. Alyn Brodsky, 82, of Aventura, Fla., died April 12, 2011. He was born in Newark.
Mr. Brodsky served as a correspondent for Stars and Stripes in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict. After completing his military service, he worked for the State Department in Paraguay, and later in various positions in the publishing field.
He was a published author of biographies and works of history.
He graduated from Weequahic High School, Newark, and received a double degree from the University of Miami in music and history.
He is survived by his brother and sister-in-law, Lowell and Adeline Burton of West Orange, and four nephews, Dennis, Donald, Andrew, and Michael Burton.
Private services were held.