Nathan Berkowitz N.J. poultry farmer


Graveside services for Nathan Berkowitz, a retired poultry farmer in Jackson, N.J., will be held at 3:30 p.m. today at the Toms River, N.J., Jewish Community Center Cemetery.

A native of Romania who settled in New Jersey in 1919, he lived for the past 20 years in Del Ray Beach, Fla., where he died Wednesday at age 89.

His first wife, the former Fannie Ornstein, died in 1957.

He is survived by his wife, the former Rose Ettinger; two sons, Dr. Richard Berkowitz of Owings Mills and David Berkowitz of Yardley, Pa.; a sister, Clara Berkowitz of Israel; and four grandchildren.

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