Jerome D. Gluckman, age 90 of Norristown, passed away on Friday November 1, 2013 at Pottstown Hospital, Pottstown. Mr. Gluckman was born in West Philadelphia and had been a resident of the Southeastern Veteran's Center in Spring City. He defended his country during WWII in the U.S. Navy in the South Pacific and made a career at D.M. Feldman stationer in Norristown. Jerome and his wife volunteered at Montgomery Hospital and he served on the hospital board and was an active member of Tiferet Bet Israel Synagogue. Mr. Gluckman loved spending his summers in Beach Haven, NJ where he enjoyed sailing and crabbing with the grandkids. He liked the challenge of a crossword puzzle and relaxing with a sip or two of scotch. Mr. Gluckman is the widower of his late wife Ruth (nee Feldman) to whom he was happily married for 64 years. Jerome is the father of Joel and his wife Jayne Gluckman, Dan and his wife Darlene Gluckman and the late Betsy and Peter Gluckman. Jerome is the proud grandfather of Matt and his fiancé Alla, Sam, Jesse, Madison (Sean), Amy, Jacob, Jennifer and Great Grandfather of Kai. Mr. Gluckman is the brother of Howard Gluckman and the late Melvin Gluckman. Mr. Gluckman's Life Celebration in a committal ceremony at graveside was held at Tiferet Bet Israel Cemetery, Fairfield Rd., Norristown. As an expression of sympathy and in lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Southeastern Veterans Center, 1 Veterans Drive, Spring City, PA 19475. www.sevc.state.pa.us..
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