Lawrence Katz, 75, of Little Silver, NJ died Saturday March 29, 2014 at Boca Raton Regional Hospital in Florida. He was born in Elizabeth, NJ and lived the last 52 years in Monmouth County.
Mr. Katz was an owner and operator of Siperstein's Paint Stores in New Jersey along with his sons Gary and Todd.
He was a supporter of the Jewish Federation of Monmouth County, Chabad of the Shore, Long Branch. He was a member of Hollywood Golf Club in Deal, NJ and Congregation Brothers of Israel in Elberon. He was the recipient of the Jewish Family and Children's Service Community Service Award. He was a founding Board Member of Ironbound Bank in Newark, NJ and previous co-owner of the region's local newspapers The Atlanticville and The Coaster.
He is survived by his companion and friend Carole, his two sons and daughters in law; Gary and Jamie of Weston, CT; Todd and Chris of Ocean Twp.; his daughter and son in law, Jill and Adam of Philadelphia, PA, and his seven grandchildren.
Donations in his memory can be made to either the Jewish Federation of Monmouth County earmarked to Jewish Family & Childrens Services; Monmouth Medical Center or NY Presbyterian Hospital C/O Herb Pardes.
Services will be 11:00am Tuesday, please call funeral home for location of service, 732-493-4343
Bloomfield-Cooper Jewish Chapels, Ocean Township is in charge of arrangements.
the direction of Bloomfield-Cooper Jewish Chapels, Ocean, NJ.