SOMERS, N.Y. - Jacob Goodman, a longtime resident of Somers, died Oct. 25. He was 91.
Goodman was born April 5, 1923, in New York City, to Samuel and Henrietta (Eisen) Goodman. He served in the U.S. Army from 1943 to 1946. He graduated from City College in 1943, and received his JD from Harvard Law School in 1948. For over 40 years, he was known as Jacob Goodman, Attorney at Law, in New Rochelle. In his later years, he was known as a leader in Heritage Hills, and the surrounding community.
Goodman is survived by his daughter, Alice Reo; a granddaughter; stepsons, Martin and Stephen Ehrlich; and five step grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife, Shirley Goodman; and son, Michael Goodman.
Calling hours are at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28 at Clark Associates Funeral Home , 4 Woods Bridge Road, Katonah, where the funeral service will be held at the funeral home at 12 p.m. Interment will follow at Montefiore Cemetery, St. Albans, Queens.
Memorial donations may be made to Hospice Care of Westchester and Putnam, 540 White Plains Rd., Tarrytown, NY 10591, http://www.vnahv.org
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