Arthur Wachs

Obituary of Arthur Herbert Wachs

Arthur Herbert Wachs. Beloved father, Husband, Grandfather and Stepfather passed early morning Sunday, October 24th after a long battle with cancer.

Artie had a wonderful and fulfilling life. His great love of family and friends and will be truly missed. A very knowing man, (He would be the first to tell you that), Artie's love of family and his appetite for the best things in life, made his life full and complete. He was a man of great confidence. His smile and good looks lit up a room when he entered it. Artie earned a BA in Business Administration from the University of Alabama. He was the Vice President of Jack Kahn Pianos in Long Island, New York for many years. He then moved on to Sears Home Improvements as the top seller for their cabinet refacing department. His generosity towards the one's he loved was very telling of the man he was. Artie is survived by his beloved wife Irene; sister Roberta Yeshion (Bob); Children David Wachs (Shari), Jennifer Ober (David); his Grandchildren Noah, Joshua, Jayden, Jesse, Jordan, Tyler, Isabella, Joseph Jr and Nicholas; Stepchildren Michael Albano (Adelaide) and Joseph Albano (Debbie).

Contributions in Artie's memory may be made to the Esophageal Cancer Education Foundation, PO Box 821 Manalapan NJ 07726 attn: Burt Frazzitta

A memorial service will be held at 9:00 am on Wednesday, October 27th at Kraft-Sussman Funeral Services at 3975 S. Durango Drive Ste 104. The family will sit shiva after services until 6 PM and on Thursday from 12:00-4:00 PM at Irene's home.