EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

April 22, 2013

Miles M. Marcus, 85


Haverhill — Myles M. Marcus, 85, of Haverhill died at Merrimack Valley Hospice in Haverhill on Saturday evening, April 20, after a brief illness.

Mr. Marcus was a Winthrop native and served in the U.S. Navy during WWII and the Korean Conflict. He graduated from Northwestern University and then earned a Master's degree in business administration from Northeastern University.

A resident of Haverhill for 16 years, he formerly lived in Framingham. Mr. Marcus worked as an electrical engineer for Raytheon for many years. He was a Past Commander of Haverhill Post of D.A.V. and was a Mason, Shriner, and member of Temple Emanuel of Andover.

He was the devoted husband of late Barbara (Taylor); beloved father of Linda and her husband, Andy Jorde, and Yehoshua and his wife, Rachel Othneil; proud grandfather of Ephraim, Benjamin, Arielle; and three great grandchildren; cherished companion of Sylvia Neistadt; and dear brother of Gene Marcus and the late Ralph Marcus.

ARRANGEMENTS: Services will be at Temple Emanuel, 7 Haggetts Pond Road (off Route 133), Andover, on Tuesday, April 23, at 10:30 a.m. Interment in Sharon. Condolence calls may be made following the burial at Temple Emanuel from 2 to 5 p.m. and at his late residence on Wednesday from 1 to 4 p.m. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be donated to Merrimack Valley Hospice, 360 Merrimack St., Lawrence, MA 01841. For directions and online condolences, please visit www.goldmanfc.com. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Chapel in Malden (1-800-982-3717).