Dr. Arthur B. Sherbin, 90, of West Windsor died May 24, 2020. He was born in the Bronx and later lived in Highland Park.
Dr. Sherbin graduated in three years from Long Island University, and went on to earn a master’s degree in biochemistry from New York University. He then spent several years at Sloan Kettering performing cancer research before attending medical school at the University of Louisville, where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He went on to train at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City and both Kingsbridge VA and Montefiore hospitals in the Bronx.
He practiced general internal medicine from 1960 until his retirement in 2000. He was on the staff of Robert Wood Johnson Medical Center and St. Peter’s Hospital in New Brunswick. He also served as medical director of the New Jersey Turnpike Authority and the school doctor for 35 years in North Brunswick and at Middlesex County Vocational/Technical High Schools. In addition, he maintained a private family practice from his home in Highland Park.
Throughout his retirement, he enjoyed gardening, staying current on new medical developments, and spending time with his grandchildren. He was also an active associate member of the Village Grande chapter of Hadassah, where he was awarded “Husband of the Year” several years ago.
He is survived by his wife of close to 60 years, Carolyn; two daughters, Rhonda Sherbin and Cynthia (David) Chait; his son, Joseph; and two grandchildren.
Private services were held May 27 with arrangements by Orland’s Ewing Memorial Chapel, Ewing. Memorial contributions may be made to Hadassah and sent to Village Grande chapter treasurer Helaine Tootleman, 41 Honeyflower Lane, West Windsor, N.J. 08550.