Irwin L. Berger, 85, of Worcester, died Jan. 7 at the Jewish Healthcare Center. Born in the Bronx, N.Y., he was the son of Jacob and Ida (Berman) Berger. He lived in Manhattan from 1969 to 2013 when he moved to Worcester. He was an accountant for many years. He is survived by two nephews, Dr. Jeffrey Cohen and his wife, Nina, of Worcester and Mitchell Cohen of Natick; a grandnephew, Michael Cohen of Burlington, VT; a grandniece, Jennifer Cohen of Atlanta, GA; and a very dear friend, James Oakar of New York City. Memorial contributions may be made to Jewish Healthcare Center, 629 Salisbury Street, Worcester, MA 01609.
RICHARD PERLMAN OF MILES FUNERAL HOME OF HOLDEN.