Asher Grossman, 89, of Boynton Beach, FL, died Monday, May 6, 2019, with family by his side.
Born in Plains, he was the son of the late Max and Rose Ecker Grossman and was a graduate of Plains High School. Later in life, Asher attended Florida Atlantic University where he earned Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts Degrees in Political Science, and was the oldest student in each of his graduating classes. Asher served his country proudly in the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict. He was employed as an Insurance Agent, prior to retiring and was a member of Congregation Ohav Zedek, and other civic and religious organizations.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Abner, Emanuel, Herbert, Milton, Seymour, Jerome, and Bernard Grossman, sisters, Surilla Aqua and most recently Pearl Kornblau.
He is survived by many nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, great-grandnieces, and great-grandnephews.
Graveside funeral service, with Military honors, will be held on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 2:00 pm in Ohav Zedek Cemetery, Hanover Twp. Rabbi Dovid Kaplan will officiate.