Richard Finkel, 75, of Matawan died Feb. 18, 2011. Born in Newark, he resided in Hillside before moving to Matawan 30 years ago.
Before his retirement, Mr. Finkel was employed as an accountant for Mutual Benefit Life, Newark.
A member of Temple Beth Ahm in Matawan, he also volunteered at the Holocaust, Genocide and Human Rights Education Center at Brookdale Community College, Lincroft.
Predeceased by his wife, Marilyn, on Feb. 5, he is survived by a niece, Shelly Finkel, and many friends.
Services were held Feb. 20 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union. Memorial contributions may be made to the Holocaust, Genocide and Human Rights Education Center.