Lawrence Katz

July 21, 1938March 29, 2014

Lawrence Katz, 75, of Little Silver, NJ died Saturday March 29, 2014 at Boca Raton Regional Hospital in Florida. He was born in Elizabeth, NJ and lived the last 52 years in Monmouth County. Mr. Katz was an owner and operator of Siperstein's Paint Stores in New Jersey along with his sons Gary and Todd. He was a supporter of the Jewish Federation of Monmouth County, Chabad of the Shore, Long Branch. He was a member of Hollywood Golf Club in Deal, NJ and Congregation Brothers of Israel in Elberon. He was the recipient of the Jewish Family and Children’s Service Community Service Award. He was a founding Board Member of Ironbound Bank in Newark, NJ and previous co-owner of the region's local newspapers The Atlanticville and The Coaster. He is survived by his companion and friend Carole, his two sons and daughters in law; Gary and Jamie of Weston, CT; Todd and Chris of Ocean Twp.; his daughter and son in law, Jill and Adam of Philadelphia, PA, and his seven grandchildren. Donations in his memory can be made to either the Jewish Federation of Monmouth County earmarked to Jewish Family & Childrens Services; Monmouth Medical Center or NY Presbyterian Hospital C/O Herb Pardes. Services will be 11:00am Tuesday, please call funeral home for location of service, 732-493-4343 Bloomfield-Cooper Jewish Chapels, Ocean Township is in charge of arrangements. the direction of Bloomfield-Cooper Jewish Chapels, Ocean, NJ.


  • Funeral Service Tuesday, April 1, 2014

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Silvio Junqueira

April 8, 2014

Todd, Gary and the entire Katz Family, we are so sorry to hear of Larry's passing. Our thoughts and prayers...

clare cornick

April 7, 2014

My deepest sympathy to all of the Katz family and their extended families.
Fondly, Clare Cornick

April 3, 2014

To the Katz family,
I am one of the lucky ones to have been touched by the beauty of Larry.
As a loyal customer, at Eyedesign for more than 30 years,he gave me wonderful ideas about business & so many other things. A man who will long stay in the hearts of so many.
. A true MENSCH! Sad to hear of your loss, Linda Cohen

al kasson

April 3, 2014

i was saddened to hear about Larrys sincerest condolences to the entire Katz family..goodbye my friend

Jeff Siperstein

April 2, 2014

Larry will certainly be missed. I had the pleasure of seeing him about 1-1/2 years ago while he was here in Florida. I have many fond memories of him, and my thoughts and prayers are with Gary, Todd, Jill, and their growing families. Condolences also to Carole.

April 1, 2014

Larry was a great inspiration in my life and I will never forget him.He always gave me business advice throughout my life.To the entire Katz family, I'm very sorry for such a great loss and a true gentleman. May God Bless you all as you go forward,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,Sincerely,,,,Nick Sacco and the entire Sacco Family.

April 1, 2014

Larry Katz was a terrific guy. I worked with my aunt, Lynne Prager who was his Interior Designer for many years. May he Rest in Peace.


Jill Fox

Andrew Rose

April 1, 2014

You can tell a lot about a guy by meeting their children. Having known Todd I can tell that his father must have been an amazing man.

Jana Siperstein-Szucs

April 1, 2014

To the entire Katz family, everyone at Siperstein Fords is saddened to hear about Larry's passing. We always looked forward to seeing him. He was a wonderful, kind & generous man. He will never be forgotten. Our thoughts and prayers are all of you.

Kenny & Sharon Kornbluth

April 1, 2014

Our deepest sympathy and condolences to the Katz family.
We worked for Larry for twenty years and he always treated us with respect. He truly was a Mensch and will be missed by all.