Howard Berger

Howard Berger

Howard M. Berger, 77, of Boca Raton, Fla., died Jan. 17, 2020. Born in Jersey City, he was a former resident of Yardley, Pa.

Mr. Berger was the proprietor of Building Maintenance Systems in Hamilton Township before retiring.

He was a graduate of Rutgers University and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, where he earned an M.B.A.

He was involved in and led many organizations in the Trenton area throughout his life. He was the former president of Har Sinai Temple, Trenton Rotary Club, George Washington Council of Boy Scouts, the Better Business Bureau, Children’s Home Society, and Greenwood House. He was a longtime member of Greenacres Country Club.

He continued to stay active well into his retirement, serving on the board of his condominium association in Boca Raton. He enjoyed golf, tennis, pickleball, sailing, and motor boating.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Janice Jay Berger; his son, Phillip; his daughter, Alison Saifer; a brother, Bruce; a sister, Karen Levin; and five grandchildren.

Services were held Feb. 19 with arrangements by Orland’s Ewing Memorial Chapel, Ewing. Memorial contributions may be made to Greenwood House, Ewing, or American Heart Association.

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