Ralph Brandel, 81, of Hollywood, Fla., died Oct. 25, 2012. He was born in the Bronx.
Mr. Brandel was employed as the store manager for Topps Appliance in Livingston.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and served during the Korean Conflict.
He is survived by his wife, Helen (Sweet); two daughters, Mindy McNellis of Pennsylvania and Lori O’Brien of Union Beach; his son, Michael of Mountainside; a sister, Roz Ginsberg of Staten Island; and six grandchildren.
Services were held Oct. 28 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union.