Melvin Bleemer of Voorhees died Sept. 18, 2018. He was born in Newark.
He is survived by his wife, Reggi Bleemer; a son, Russ (Nancy Rine); a daughter, Judy (Donald) Baker; and two grandchildren.
Services were held Sept. 21 with arrangements by Platt Memorial Chapels, Inc., Cherry Hill. Memorial contributions may be made to the Gerald J. Glasser Brian Tumor Program at Atlantic Health System at overlookfoundation.org/online-donations (please designate the program) or to the New Jersey Jazz Society at njjs.org.