Arthur Arnold Gerber, 77, of Shrewsbury, died Sept. 22 with his family by his side. He was the husband of Emily Ritz Gerber. Born in Rockville Center, N.Y., the son of Molly (Berliner) and Meyer Gerber. He graduated from South Side High School in 1959 and served in the Army Reserves. He attended Colorado University and was a computer programs analyst at Algonquin Gas Company for more than 20 years. He also worked at Stride Rite, and Saint Vincent Hospital, among others. He taught computer skills at various local colleges. In addition to his wife, he is survived by a daughter, Michelle; a stepson, Mark Prince; three granddaughters, Maddie, Sophie, and Lillie; a brother, Daniel Gerber and his wife, Ginny, of Mount Sinai, N.Y.; a brother-in-law, Jesse Ritz and his wife, Susan, of Holden; a sister-in-law, Lorna Ritz of Amherst; his nieces, Tracy, Kim, Lindsay and Julie; a nephew, Josh; cousins, Sophie Weber, Joanie Goldberg, Amnon Lipzin and Arnie Berliner. Memorial contributions may be made in Art’s name to the NEADS World Class Service Dogs, P.O. Box 1100, Princeton, MA 01541.
RICHARD PERLMAN OF MILES FUNERAL HOME OF HOLDEN