Seymour Dychtwald

Seymour Dychtwald

Seymour Dychtwald, 92, of Delray Beach, Fla., died Sept. 29, 2013. He was formerly of Irvington, Newark, and Springfield.

A retail entrepreneur, Mr. Dychtwald opened the first of the seven The Dress Rack women’s clothing stores with branches in Elizabeth, Springfield, Irvington, South Orange, and Union, working in partnership with his son Alan and wife Pearl.

He is survived by his wife of 71 years, Pearl (Siderman); two sons, Alan of West Orange and Ken (Maddy) of Orinda, Calif.; and two grandchildren.

He served in the Army in World War II.

Arrangements were handled by Riverside Gordon Memorial Chapels, Delray Beach.

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