Philip Weiss

Philip Weiss

Philip “Phil” Weiss, 86, of Marlboro, a native of New York City, died Aug. 23, 2012. He resided in Brooklyn and Valley Stream, NY, before relocating to Marlboro in 1989.

Mr. Weiss was a textile salesman for 40 years, retiring from Dome Textiles in 1990.

He was a graduate of the University of Illinois and a Tau Delta Phi fraternity member.

He was a World War II U.S. Navy veteran.

He belonged to the Fabric Salesman Guild and Knights of Pythias. He volunteered with the Boys Scouts as a Scout Master, with Jewish Marriage Encounter, and locally with Meals on Wheels, CentraState Hospital, and the PNC Arts Center. He served as a trustee of Marlboro Greens for 20 years, including several terms as community president.

Predeceased by his wife of 60 years, Dorothy, he is survived by two daughters, Adrienne Weiss-Harrison and Claudia Weiss; a sister, Enid Ganz; and three grandchildren.

Services were held Aug. 26 at Temple Shalom, Aberdeen, with arrangements by Freeman Funeral Homes, Manalapan. Memorial contributions may be made to Butterfly Wishes (Homeside Hospice Foundation), 67 Walnut Ave., Suite 205, Clark, NJ 07066 or The Lustgarten Foundation, 1111 Stuart Ave., Bethpage, NY 11714.

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