Philip Cummis

Philip Cummis

The Hon. Philip Cummis, 77, of North Caldwell died Oct. 25, 2013.

Judge Cummis was a retired Superior Court judge in Essex County and former senior partner in Abromson & Cummis, Newark.

He was president of Temple Sholom of West Essex in Cedar Grove in the 1970s.

He is survived by his wife, Paula; his son, Joshua (Princy); his daughter, Samantha; and three grandchildren.

Services were held Oct. 27 at Temple Sholom with arrangements by J.L. Apter Memorial Chapels of Cedar Grove. Memorial contributions may be made to Parkinson’s Disease Foundation or the Neurological Center of Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, New York.

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