Elliot Nehmad

Elliot Nehmad

Wednesday, January 30th, 2019
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Nehmad, Elliot of Ventnor City passed away on Wednesday January 30th surrounded by family. Born in Atlantic City, Elliot was the third generation of a family that had been retail merchants on the Atlantic City Boardwalk continuously for 100 years. Elliot was a graduate of Atlantic City High School and Rider College. He operated Elliot’s Inc. on the Atlantic City Boardwalk for several decades. Elliot and his wife, Kathryn, who were married for 55 years, raised their family in Margate. Always known for his extraordinary kindness and gentility, Elliot was involved in many sporting activities throughout his life including, playing and coaching youth sports, including ice hockey, baseball, and basketball. He was actively involved in Rodef Sholom synagogue, having served as its President for many years. He is survived by his wife, Kathryn, sons, David (Xiao) of Northfield, Marc (Pamela) of Egg Harbor Township, daughter, Deborah (Phil) Gieseler of Somers Point, grandchildren, Marisa, Jacob, Ethan, Tyler, Ava, Olivia, Marcella, Wen, and great-granddaughter, Adrianna. He is also survived by his brothers, Dr. Leon Nehmad and Stephen Nehmad, as well as, many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Funeral services were held January 31st. Contributions in his memory may be made to Congregation Rodef Sholom, 4609 Atlantic Avenue, Atlantic City, NJ 08401.
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Service Details

  • Service

    Thursday, January 31st, 2019 | 12:00pm
    Thursday, January 31st, 2019 12:00pm
    Congregation Rodef Sholom
    4609 Atlantic Avenue
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    Rabbi Sholom Ever
    Rabbi David Kushner
  • Interment

    Rodef Sholom Cemetery
    6691 Black Horse Pike
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Karen Solitaire

Posted at 12:15pm
This tree is a fitting memorial. May it be as beneficial where it is planted as Elliot was to those who knew him.
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Karen Solitaire

Posted at 12:08pm
I was saddened to learn, belatedly, of Elliot's passing. My brother, Eugene Solitaire, worked at Elliot's store on the boardwalk for many years prior to Gene's passing in 2003. Elliot gave my brother purpose and pride at a time in Gene's life when it was sorely needed. I will always be grateful for Elliot's kindness and humanity . My mother, who passed away in 2005, felt the same. My condolences to Elliot's family and friends.

Karen Solitaire

Posted at 06:35pm
I am sad to hear about the loss of your father. From what I understand he was a good man and wonderful father and grandfather. I am sure this is a difficult time for you and your family. If I can do anything for you please don't hesitate to ask. I am here for you brother.
-Christopher Naame


Posted at 11:11pm
Elliot was a high school classmate and dear friend of mine for many years, given that we had a common allegiance to the boardwalk of Atlantic City. I frequently visited him at his store and more recently spoke with him at his synagogue on Plaza Place. He was truly a devoted and family man, uplifting, and always eager to hear the news of friends and families.. My heartfelt condolences to his family on his untimely passing . May his memory remain forever.
George Georges

Eileen Caufield

Posted at 07:38am
How very sad I was to learn of Elliot's passing. My dear brother-in-law will be deeply missed. Love and prayers to my sister, Kay, and all of Elliot's family. Though with heartfelt sadness, the Lord welcomes the best and the beautiful memories live on.

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