Mortimer Z. Lewinter
Sunday, 01 September 1918 - Thursday, 07 September 2017
Funeral Date: Monday, 11 September 2017
Morty, 99, of Teaneck, NJ, formerly of Fair Lawn, NJ, passed away peacefully on Thursday, September 7th, 2017. He was a WWII veteran, having served in the Aleutian Islands. He was an active member of Gamblers Anonymous, having just celebrated his 50th year of recovery on July 14, 2017. Until his retirement in 1991, he was the director of purchasing for the Hertz Corporation. He is predeceased by his beloved wife Jeanne and son Robert. He is survived by his loving and devoted daughter Beth and her wife Elizabeth, as well as many loving nieces, nephews and friends. Funeral services will be held on Monday, September 11th, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Robert Schoem’s Menorah Chapel (Paramus, NJ) followed by internment at the Sanctuary of Abraham & Sarah Mausoleum (Paramus, NJ). In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the: Robert Lewinter Love of History Award at Pascack Hills High School (Montvale, NJ).