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Sidney Groffman

Sidney Groffman

Dr. Sidney Groffman, 87, of Somerset died May 28, 2016. Born in Brooklyn, he also resided in Massachusetts, Queens, and Aberdeen. 

In addition to his private practice, Dr. Groffman was a professor of optometry. In his over-50-year career, he was awarded the highest honors of the optometric profession, and wrote articles, books, and computer programs. 

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.

He is survived by his wife, Beverly (Wodin); three sons and their wives, Elliot of Manhattan, Peter of Millbrook, NY, and Laurence of Montclair; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. 

Services were held May 31 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union.

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