Mel Cohen

Mel Cohen

Mel Cohen, 82, of Watchung died Feb. 27, 2019.

Dr. Cohen spent his entire career working for Bell Labs and Lucent Technologies and held numerous patents.

He held a doctorate in mechanics.

Predeceased by a son, Steven Chesin Cohen, he is survived by his wife of 60 years, Elaine Chesin Cohen; his son, Rabbi Daniel M. Cohen (Raina Goldberg); his daughter, Martha Cohen (Steven) Barrett; and two grandchildren.

Services were held March 1 at Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel, South Orange, with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston.

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