William A. Sussman, 84, of Livingston died Dec. 13, 2013. Born in Newark, he was a resident of Livingston for 56 years.
Mr. Sussman was a manufacturer’s representative in the furniture industry for over 60 years.
He graduated from Weequahic High School, Newark, and attended Rutgers University.
He was a baseball player in his youth and a lifelong tennis player.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Susan; his daughter, Wendy (Richard) Straussman of Short Hills; his son, Glenn (June) of Greenwich, Conn.; and four grandchildren.
Services were held Dec. 16 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union. Memorial contributions for lung cancer research may be made to Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy, 96 Cummings Point Road, Stamford, CT 06902.