Sydney Rosen

Sydney Rosen

Sydney Rosen, 94, of West Orange died June 2, 2011. Born in Brooklyn, he also had lived in Clearwater, Fla.; Boynton Beach, Fla.; and Monroe Township.

Mr. Rosen ran the family business, Rose Art Industries, formerly called Rosebud Art Industries, where he designed, produced, and sold children’s toys.

He attended City College of New York, Manhattan, leaving to join the U.S. Army in 1942, where he was sent to Clearwater to work with a military team on the development of radar.

Predeceased by his wife of 65 years, Muriel (Rosenbaum), he is survived by three sons, Barry, Jeffrey, and Lawrence; his daughter, Sheryl; and five grandchildren.

Services were held June 5 with arrangements by J.L. Apter Memorial Chapels of Dover. Memorial contributions may be made to Hadassah.

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