Barnet Epstein

Barnet Epstein

Barnet H. Epstein, 91, of Maplewood died May 31, 2014. Born in Elizabeth, he lived in Mendham for 24 years before moving to Maplewood in 2012.

Mr. Epstein, a self-employed attorney, was a member of the bar from 1948 until his retirement in 2008. 

A member of the New Jersey Bar Council, he served as president of the Union County Bar Association for two years and was a member of the Board of Education in Elizabeth for nine years. For five years, he had served as president of Temple B’nai Israel in Elizabeth; at the time of his death, he was a member of Congregation B’nai Israel of Millburn.

He served during World War II as an Army Air Corps Sergeant weather forecaster.

He is survived by his wife, Rosylin; two daughters, Patricia Rosenberg and Barbara Shindler; three sons, Jules, Bruce, and Richard Epstein; 12 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Services were held June 2 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston.

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