Harold Berger, 92, of Ewing died April 9, 2020. Born in the Bronx, he was a longtime New Jersey resident, living in New Milford, Lawrenceville, Monroe Township, and most recently at Abrams Assisted Living Residence of Greenwood House in Ewing.
Dr. Berger worked for American Cyanamid Company for 37 years as a research parasitologist in discovery and development of animal health products before retiring in 1991.
He graduated from New York University with a Ph.D. in parasitology.
He enlisted in the Army and became a paratrooper in the 82nd Airborne Division.
He was a former men’s club president and board member of Congregation Brothers of Israel.
He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Arlene; his daughter, Sheryl (Joseph) Punia; two sons, James (Michelle) and Lawrence (Fern); seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
A private burial was held with arrangements by Orland’s Ewing Memorial Chapel, Ewing, with a celebration of his life to be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to Greenwood House or The Wounded Warrior Project.