William Berman

BERMAN, WILLIAM William Berman, 92, of 200 Leeder Hill Dr., Hamden, devoted husband of 64 years to Florence (Irwin) Berman, died at the Whitney Center Health Center on Monday, July 22, 2013. Born in Estil, S.C., June 29, 1921, he was a son of the late Solomon & Ida (Cantor) Berman. Beloved father of Chuck (Melanie) Berman of Rowayton, CT. Dear brother of the late Edna Polecek, Josephine Greenberg, & Florence Erhlich. Cherished grandfather of Brooke, Dan, & Ned. A WW II Army veteran and recipient of The Purple Heart, Mr. Berman was a graduate of the University of CT School of Pharmacy and was the owner of the former Apothecary's Hall in New Haven. He had served as the President of the Little League & Babe Ruth Baseball League in Hamden. Funeral Services at Temple Beth Sholom, 1809 Whitney Ave., Hamden, CT 06517 WEDNESDAY morning at 11:00 o'clock with Interment Services to follow at the Beth Sholom Cemetery, Alling St., Hamden. Memorial Contributions may be sent to Temple Beth Sholom Isaiah Fund or to Seasons Hospice Foundation, 6400 Shafer Ct., Suite 700, Rosemont, IL 60018. www.shurefunralhome.com

Published in The New Haven Register on July 23, 2013