NORWALK, Conn. – Bernard J. Alweil, of Port St. Lucie, Fla., formerly of Norwalk, died Wednesday, Jan. 6 at Emerald Health Care. He was 90.
Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., to Nathan Alweil and Rose (Koenig) Alweil, he retired to Jupiter, Fla., in 1990, moving there from Norwalk.
Prior to retiring, he was an advertising director for Caldor, where he met his wife, Diane. He served his country during World War II in the U.S. Navy. His interests included golf, and he was a wine enthusiast.
He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Diane Alweil of Port St. Lucie; his stepsons Robert Mathews of Easton; and Kenneth Mathews of Norwalk; sister Joyce Carduner (Jerry) of Ormond Beach, Fla.; brother Albert Alweil of Beverly Hills, Calif.; brother-in-law Steven Ivan of Sarasota, Fla.; and five grandchildren and one great-grandson.
He was predeceased by his brother, Stanley Alweil.
No services are planned. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Treasure Coast Hospice , 5090 Dunn Road, Fort Pierce, FL 34981. Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Martin Funeral Home & Crematory, St. Lucie Chapel, 714 SE Port St. Lucie Blvd., Port St. Lucie.
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