Elliott Taradash

Elliott Taradash

Eilliott Jules Taradash, 87, of East Hampton, N.Y., formerly of Clifton, died September 3.

He attended the Illinois Institute of Technology and served as a sergeant in the Army Corps of Engineers during World War II. He graduated from New York University and worked at M. Grossman & Son, Inc., a manufacturer of Betmar Hats. He served many terms as president of the Jewish Federation of Passaic and Clifton and the Northern New Jersey chapter of B’nai B’rith.

He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Gloria, daughters Meryl Taradash (Wayne La Pierre) and Lauree Dash Austin (Ford); and a grandson.

Donations can be sent to the Jewish Center of the Hamptons. Arrangements were by Jewish Memorial Chapel, Clifton.