Michael Altmann

Michael Altmann

Michael Stewart Altmann, 67, of Sparta died Jan. 1, 2020.

Mr. Altmann worked for 40 years in the medical education and advertising fields, serving the pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device industry. After his retirement, he was a substitute teacher at the Sussex County Charter School.

He graduated from Stuyvesant High School and Brooklyn College. He later attended Virginia Polytechnic Institute, and also held a master’s degree in online education.

He enjoyed traveling, swimming, and volunteering for the American Red Cross. He was a certified scuba diver and an Eagle Scout. He was also an aficionado of astronomy and a Star Wars fan.

He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Sherri; two daughters, Jennifer (Brad) Moyer of Hingham, Mass., and Amanda McGee of Jersey City; his son, Scott (Jade) of Woodbridge; and five grandchildren.

Services were held Jan. 5 with arrangements by J.L. Apter Memorial Chapels, Newton. Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s or diabetes research.

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