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Arnold Gottlieb

Obituary for Arnold Gottlieb

May 24, 2016
Tamarac, Florida


Arnold Gottlieb, 82, of Tamarac, FL and Flemington, NJ, died on May 24, 2016 at his summer home in Flemington, NJ. Born in Brooklyn, NY, Arnold was raised in New York City and is a graduate of James Monroe High School and the City of NY College with a Master's Degree in Education. Arnold is a veteran of the US Army serving in Alaska. His teaching career included Grace Dodge Vocational School, teaching Distributive Education subjects. After his retirement, he moved to Broward County, FL and was a substitute teacher for the Broward County Board of Education. He was also a teacher of medical assistants at Bauder
College in Miami. He enjoyed traveling with his grandson through an intergenerational educational program. Arnold is the beloved husband of 52 years to Janice Raab Gottlieb, the devoted father of Mindy and her husband Robert Klein, and the proud grandfather of Evan Klein. He is also survived by his sister Rheda Landau and her children Trudy (Mike), Steven (Laura) and Jerry (Paula) and their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to Arnold's funeral service on Thursday at 4 PM at the Swartz/Givnish Funeral Home, 323 Washington Ave., Newtown, PA 18940 and to his interment on Tuesday, May 31, precisely at 2:30 at Washington Crossing National Cemetery, Highland Road, Newtown, PA 18940. Shiva will be observed at Mindy and Robert Klein's house,14 Clearbrook Lane, Flemington, NJ 08822 after the funeral service on Thursday, as well as Friday and Sunday from Noon till Sundown.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation in Arnold's name to The American Cancer Society at

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