Bernard Trachtenberg

May 10, 1936April 29, 2021

Bernard Trachtenberg, age 84, of Monroe Township, New Jersey passed away on Thursday, April 29, 2021. He was born May 10, 1936 in Brooklyn, New York.

Bernard is survived by his wife Naomi; son Bruce Trachtenberg (Lisa Kohn) of Wayne, Pennsylvania; daughter Beth Bernstein (Ronald) of Scotch Plains, New Jersey; sister Cynthia Kurtz of Florida; brother Arthur Trachtenberg (Noel) of Florida; five grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held Monday, May 3, 2021 at 11:00 AM at Congregation B'nai Israel, 171 Ridge Road, Rumson, New Jersey 07760 immediately followed by a committal service at 2:00 PM at Mount Lebanon Cemetery, 189 Gill Lane, Iselin, New Jersey 08830.

Shiva will be observed virtually via Zoom. Please contact the family for more information.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Bernard's memory may be made to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center - Lung Cancer Research (

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  • Naomi Trachtenberg, Wife
  • Bruce Trachtenberg (Lisa Kohn), Son
  • Beth Bernstein (Ronald), Daughter
  • Cynthia Kurtz, Sister
  • Arthur Trachtenberg (Noel), Brother



  • Bernard Trachtenberg

    Monday, May 3, 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Monday, May 3, 2021

  • Committal Service

    Monday, May 3, 2021

  • Committal Service

    Monday, May 3, 2021


  • Shiva

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