Paul Dannenberg, 99, of Union died March 15, 2018. Born in Cologne, Germany, he graduated college in Germany as a mechanical engineer. He arrived in the United States in 1939.
After his arrival, Mr. Dannenberg was drafted by the United States Army. He attended night school in Queens to learn English fluently.
He was survived by his longtime friend of the past 19 years, Hermine Hammer; a stepdaughter from his former marriage, Margarita Pizaro of Guayaquil, Ecuador; step-grandchildren; and step-great-grandchildren.
Services were held March 19 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union.