Murray Shereshewsky, 75, of Westfield died April 14, 2014.
Dr. Shereshewsky’s professional career covered over 40 years within the NJ public school system, as well as professorial appointments at East Stroudsburg University, Monmouth University, William Paterson University, and Union County Community College. Among his other accomplishments, he served as acting executive director of the National Alternative Education Association.
He earned his PhD from New York University in 1980.
He completed his military service in Korea and Vietnam.
He is survived by his wife, Lynn Gaines Shereshewsky; two daughters, Danielle and Dana; and four grandchildren.
Services were held April 18 with arrangements by J.L. Apter Memorial Chapels of Dover. Memorial contributions may be made to a scholarship fund in his name, c/o Union County Community College Foundation, 1033 Springfield Ave., Cranford, NJ 07016.