Albert Berger, 97, of Ocean City, passed away on Sunday, March 1, 2015 at the Atlantic General Hospital. Born in Baltimore, he was the son of the late Israel Berger and Tillie Blumenstein Berger.
He was a US Navy WWII veteran and a member of American Legion Post 166, Jewish War Veterans, Ocean City Volunteer Fire Department, Lions Club of Ocean City and Beth Israel Synagogue. He was also Past President of the Ocean City Chamber of Commerce and a founding member of the Ocean City Downtown Business Association as well as a past board member of many other civic organizations. He worked for over 40 years as a clothing retailer. He enjoyed family and friends, fishing, walking and playing cards with his fire department friends.
He is survived by a son, Harvey L. Berger and his wife, Janice of Reston, VA; a grandson, Michael A. Berger and his wife, Fatema Salam of Washington DC; and 2 great grandchildren, Avi David Berger and Ilana Naomi Berger.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his wives, Beatrice Myers Berger in 2003 and Nancy Lynch in 2014; a son, Barry Berger; and 2 brothers, Morris and Herbert Berger; and 4 sisters, Evelyn Blackwell, Ruth Leventhal, Sylvia Weil and Martha Gudelsky.