Martin Schuhalter

Martin Schuhalter

Martin Schuhalter, 87, of West Orange died July 24, 2013. Born in Newark, he resided in Orange and East Orange. Mr. Schuhalter was a foreman in the curtain and drapery industry for many years.

He graduated from East Orange High School and briefly attended Newark College of Engineering.

He entered the U.S. Navy at the age of 17, and served as a medic on the USS Oneida.

Predeceased by his son, Marlo, and his granddaughter, Sarah Schuhalter, he is survived by his wife of 64 years, Gloria; his daughter, Alysa of West Orange; his daughter-in-law, Margo (Hertz) Schuhalter; a brother, Murray of Barnegat; his stepgrandson, Jeffrey Hertz; and a step-granddaughter, Lisa Berk.

Services were held July 26 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union. Memorial contributions may be made to American Veterans with Brain Injuries, Inc., 4960 Highway 90, Box #173, Pace, Florida, 32571.

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