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Arthur Mendel Shanker, of Basking Ridge, New Jersey, passed away on Sunday, October 3rd, 2021, at the age of 87.


He is survived by his beloved wife, Sara Shanker (nee Goodman); children, Rosanne (Andrew) Auslander, and Dr. Ben (Beth) Shanker; grandchildren, Rachel and Juliette Auslander, and Noah Shanker; and sister-in-law, Dorothy Shanker. He was predeceased by his brothers, Milton Shanker, and Robert (Pauline) Shanker; and parents, Hyman and Dinah Shanker.


Contributions in his memory may be sent to Alzheimer's Association, online at, or Beth Tfiloh, online at