Arthur A. Gertzman Obituary

Arthur A.  Gertzman
Arthur A. Gertzman

November 19, 1938 - February 6, 2017
Born in Brooklyn, New York
Resided in Flemington, NJ

Obituary

Flemington

Arthur A. Gertzman

78, died February 6, 2017.

Arthur was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY. He lived in Bridgewater, NJ for many years before moving to Flemington in 2004. Arthur graduated from the City University of New York with a Bachelor of Science degree, and then earned a Master of Science degree from Boston University. He was employed for many years as a research and development scientist at Ethicon, and later worked at The Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation in Edison, where he was the Executive Vice President of Research and Development. Arthur authored numerous publications, and invented many medical and surgical devices for which he received many patents. Arthur was a longtime member and a past President of Temple Sholom in Bridgewater, and also served as President of the Gombin Society. He also recently was elected to the New Jersey Inventors Hall of Fame. In his spare time, he was an avid reader and author, and enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren, and traveling around the world. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.

Arthur is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Gloria; his son Michael Gertzman, and his wife, Carole Balin; his son Jerrold Gertzman; his daughter, Sharon Gertzman, and her husband, David Dafilou; and ten grandchildren.

Funeral service will be 11am today at Temple Sholom, 594 N. Bridge Street, Bridgewater.
Interment will follow at Temple Sholom Cemetery, 118 Chimney Rock Road, Bridgewater. Arrangements are by Bruce C. VanArsdale Funeral Home, Somerville, NJ.

Donations can be made to Temple Sholom or the Gombin Society, c/o Michael Kaplan, 45 Copper Mine Road, Princeton, NJ 08540.

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Services

Service
Temple Sholom
594 North Bridge Street
Bridgewater, NJ US
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
11:00 AM
Cemetery
Temple Sholom Cemetery
Chimney Rock Road
Bridgewater, NJ US
Wednesday, February 8, 2017

 

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