Jerry Silverberg, 92, Longtime New Canaan Resident

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Jeroll R. (Jerry) Silverberg, 92, of New Canaan, CT and Stuart, Florida, husband of Jacqueline Drucker Silverberg passed away Thursday evening June 23rd at his Florida residence. Born in Newark, NJ on January 9, 1924, he was the son of the late Samuel and Ida Feldman Silverberg and had been a longtime New Canaan resident. Jerry rose above the barriers of the past and was a respected member of the New Canaan business community. Both he and his father went to the same Junior and High Schools often having the same teacher. He graduated from Bucknell University in 1942 and Duke University 1944.