Melvin J. Rosen, 82, of Florham Park died June 21, 2020. Born in Paterson, he also had lived in Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, and California. He spent winters in Boca Raton, Fla.
Mr. Rosen worked for decades in the women’s wear industry, spending most of his career at H.I.S. and Levi Strauss. He began his second career as a financial adviser, mostly with Merrill Lynch, until his retirement.
He graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson University.
He enjoyed skiing, handball, and using the JCC MetroWest facilities in West Orange.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Toby; two daughters, Lisa Rosen and Stacy (Steve) Saul; a brother, Saul Rosen; and two grandchildren.
Services were held with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston; a celebration of his life will occur at a future date. Memorial contributions may be made to JCC MetroWest.