Obituary: Bernard Goldberg, age 84

Bernard Goldberg, age 84, passed away on Wednesday, January 06, 2016 at Middlebrook Farms in Trumbull, CT.

Mr. Goldberg was born in Gloversville, NY, the son of the late Joseph and Anna Goldberg.

He was a graduate of The University of Bridgeport, where he was an honorary member of the Knights of Thunder.

Mr. Goldberg was the former Director of the China Program for Textron Lycoming of Stratford, CT, formerly Avco Lycoming, where he was a part of the I.C.B.M. Program, (Intercontinental Ballistic Missile).

He was also an admired golf instructor for almost 20 years. Mr. Goldberg was a member of Congregation B’nai Torah of Trumbull.

Mr. Goldberg is survived by his beloved wife of 57 years, Miriam Goldberg, his devoted children, Josh Goldberg, Holly Shannon and her husband William, adored grandchildren, Brenna Goldberg and Liam Shannon.

Services will be held on Friday, January 8, 2016, at 9 a.m., from The Abraham L. Green and Son Funeral Home, 88 Beach Road in Fairfield, interment followed at Mt. Lebanon Cemetery in Iselin, NJ.

Memorial contributions may be made to Congregation B’nai Torah or to the Alzheimer’s Association.