Melvin Leonard Ramer, 92, of Union died Feb. 28, 2016. He resided in Passaic all his life before moving to Union 11 years ago.
Mr. Ramer owned the Melvin L. Ramer Insurance Agency for 43 years.
During World War, he was a staff sergeant in the U.S. Army Air Corps.
He belonged to numerous organizations, including the Knights of Pythias, where he served as grand chancellor for many years. He was also active at JCC MetroWest and served on the board of the Margulies Senior Center.
Predeceased by his wife, Gloria, he is survived by two daughters, Barbara Schofield and Linda (Mel) Jacobs, and seven grandchildren.
Services were held March 1 with arrangements by Jewish Memorial Chapel, Clifton. Memorial contributions may be made to Saint Barnabas Foundation-Cardiac Program or American Heart Association.