FURMAN--Jay, died peacefully on January 4 after battling lung cancer. A loving husband, father, and grandfather, Jay was a brilliant businessman, a generous philanthropist, and an adventurous traveler. He is survived by his wife, Victoria; her son, Eric; his children, Jason and Eve, and Jesse and Ariela; his five grandchildren; and his sister and brother-in-law, Barbara and Robert. His energy, love, generosity, and unique sense of humor will be sorely missed. The funeral will be held at Central Synagogue, 652 Lexington Avenue, on January 6, 2015, at 10:00am.
Published in New York Times on Jan. 6, 2015.