GANSBERG--Seymour, died on December 26 in Palm Springs. He was 94. He grew up in the Bronx, New York, graduated from New York University School of Commerce in 1940 and proudly served in combat in the Aleutian Islands as a Captain in the US Air Force during World War II. He is survived by his loving wife of 69 years, Selma; his sister, Arlene; two sons, Jeffrey and Andrew; four grandchildren, Brad, Tara, Amy and Michael; and three great-grandchildren, Jessie, Riley and Sydney.

Published in The New York Times on Dec. 31, 2013