Louis Tekel, 96, died on April 28.
He graduated from NYU after a decorated service in the Army Air Corps. A business owner, he was involved in Jewish communal life in Bergen County, the United States, and Israel.
Predeceased by his wife of more than 65 years, Yvette, he is survived by his children, Harvey (Jill), and Tova; four grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.
Arrangements by Bernheim Apter Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston.