Victor J. Parsonnet

Victor J. Parsonnet

Victor J. Parsonnet of West Orange died Feb. 28, 2015. He was born in Newark. 

Mr. Parsonnet joined his father in Newark at the firm of Parsonnet & Parsonnet, which later became Reitman & Parsonnet. 

He graduated from Newark Academy, Newark, and from Princeton University in 1949. He graduated from Northwestern University School of Law in 1952. 

He was a member of Urban League of Essex County, New Jersey Consumer League in Newark, and the New Jersey Bar Association. 

A skilled potter and jeweler, he was also an avid biker and skier.

He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Joan; his children, Lissa (Joseph) Barbanel; Abey Parsonnet; and Jonathan (Michele) Parsonnet; and five grandchildren. 

Services were held March 3 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston. Memorial contributions may be made to Urban League of Essex County.

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