Martin A. Seidman, 54, of Wayne died Dec. 25, 2010. Born in Brooklyn, he lived in East Meadow, NY, and Monsey, NY before moving to Wayne 16 years ago.
Mr. Seidman was an electrical engineer for Nortel and Focal Telecommunications Co. He then was an insurance agent for Gen-Worth Insurance before founding his own firm, Direct Financial.
He graduated from Brooklyn Polytechnic University with a BS in electrical engineering. He was also a licensed insurance agent.
He was member of The Chabad Center in Wayne.
He is survived by his wife, Avive Arlene Seidman (Reichman); his daughter, Leah of Wayne; his father, Sol of Monsey; and a sister, Karen Heller of Springfield.
Services were held Dec. 26 with arrangements by Jewish Memorial Chapel, Clifton. Memorial contributions may be made to the John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack; or the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, DC.