Erwin Lehr

Erwin Lehr

Erwin “Red” Lehr, 90, of Boca Raton, Fla., died Aug. 9, 2018. He was born in Newark and also lived in Maplewood.

Mr. Lehr owned Lehr Cigars in Newark with his family and then became president of Valley Fair Corp. He was an executive vice president with Schottenstein Corp. for many years.

He graduated from Rider College.

He served in the Korean War.

He was a master of the Masonic Lodge.

He is survived by his wife, Myrna; three sons, Norman of Dallas, Gary (Caryn) of Boca Raton, and Steven of West Orange; and five grandchildren.

Services were held Aug. 13 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union.

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