MALOFF--Aaron N., 96.
Retired Superintendent of Queens High Schools and former Principal of Jamaica High School and John Jay High School, passed away on December 19, 2014 in Bronx, NY surrounded by loving family. A lifelong New Yorker, he was born November 22, 1918, educated in NYC public schools and City College of New York (BA and MA). Served as an Air Force flight navigator in the Pacific during WWII. Taught English, then moved into leadership positions guiding elementary through high schools to excellence and training others to do so. Proudly developed Academic Index to measure and improve school achievement (New York Times January 17, 1984). Predeceased by parents David and Yetta, wife Muriel, brothers Nathan, Rubin and Saul. Left to cherish his memory are his children Laurie (Joel) Kramer, Ellen Case, Peter Maloff (MG Denton); grandchildren Matt Kramer (Katie Barrett), Eli Kramer (Jessica Cordova), Adam Kramer, Ben Case (Jane Morril), Danny Case (Emily Meredith), Meredith Case, Kate Maloff, Michael Maloff; great-grandchildren Caroline, Charlotte, Olivia, Talia, Ella. Also survived by loving companion Cecile Littwin. Services to honor his memory will be held on Sunday December 21, 2014, 2:00pm at Sinai Chapel, 162-05 Horace Harding Expwy, Fresh Meadows, NY. He will be laid to rest at Beth David Cemetery, Elmont, NY. Donations in his memory preferred to ACLU or donor's choice.
Published in New York Times on Dec. 20, 2014.