Albert Alper, 101, of Bridgewater died May 17, 2011. Born in Newark, he was formerly of Edison and Hillside before moving to Bridgewater in 1994.
Mr. Alper owned and operated Alper Tire Co. in Bloomfield.
Predeceased by his wife, Mollie, in 1998, he is survived by his son, Harris; two daughters, Rhoda Blake and Janis Brams; a brother, Sol; three grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Services were held May 20 with arrangements by Bruce C. VanArsdale Funeral Home, Somerville. Memorial contributions may be made to the Green Knoll Rescue Squad.