Rabbi M. William Kurry

Rabbi M. William Kurry

Rabbi M. William Kurry, 77, of Little Silver died May 2, 2018. He was born in Newark.

Rabbi Kurry, known as “Rabbi Bill,” was a principal at Rogers Clothes and Kurry’s Clothes, and was later ordained as a rabbi after graduating from The Rabbinical Seminary in New York. 

He graduated from University of Georgia in 1962 and held a master of arts and literature from Kean University. 

He is survived by his wife, JoAnn Brousell Kurry; four sons, Jonathan (Yahima) of Florida, Drew (Meredith) of Colorado, Matthew (Aimee) of Florida, and Steven Brousell of North Carolina; his daughter, Jodi Kurry Cohen of Florida; and nine grandchildren. 

Services were held May 4 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union. Memorial contributions may be made to MAZON or American Jewish World Service.

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