In Remembrance of Marvin Henslovitz
Marvin HenslovitzLivingston, NJ Jan. 4, 1923 ~ May 31, 2014 Date of Service: June 2, 2014
Marvin Henslovitz, 91, a resident of Livingston, NJ for the last 30 years passed away on Saturday. Marvin was married to the former Dorothy Kruger, who died July 2, 2013, for 68 years.
Born in Scranton, PA, he was the son of the late Marvin and Fannie Mittelman Henslovitz. Marvin attended Scranton schools and Wilkes University. A World War II Hero, Marvin enlisted in the US Air Forces in November 1941, and was a Radio Operator/Gunner in the Pacific chalking up 42 missions, shooting down 12 Japanese Zeros as well as damaging 6 others. For his action during the war, Marvin and his crew were awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal, 3 Bronze Stars, and the Oak Leaf Cluster, as well as
attaining the rank of Tech Sergeant. Marvin lived in Passaic, NJ for many years working for A&J Friedman in Passaic.
Surviving are two sons Alan Henslovitz and his wife Sharyn of West Orange, NJ, and Elliot Henslovitz and his wife Terri of Englewood, NJ, as well as 5 grandsons, 6 great grandchildren, and a sister Marion Henslovitz of Scranton, PA.
Graveside services will be held today at 10am in the Dalton Jewish Cemetery in Dalton, PA by Rabbi Mordechai Fine.