Alvin Simon

Alvin Simon

Alvin Simon, 88, of Verona, died Nov. 9. 

Mr. Simon was the owner of Barry’s Mens Clothing located in Bloomfield and Livingston, a second-generation business he ran with his father and, eventually, with his son. He sold the business in 1996 and began a second career at JoS. A. Bank in Paramus in 1998.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard. 

A scratch golfer, he was a regular at Cedar Hill Country Club in Livingston and Francis A. Byrne Golf Club in West Orange.

Predeceased by his son Howard, he is survived by his second wife, Joyce; his daughter Cindy (Pat) of Metuchen; son Steven (Madelyn) of Florida; stepdaughters Patty Katz of Chatham and Linda Goldberg of Florida; sister Linda Davidson of Verona; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Services were held Nov. 12 with arrangements by J.L. Apter Memorial Chapels of Cedar Grove.

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