Full Name: George Liss
Date of Death: Tuesday, November 15, 2022
George Liss, of Boynton Beach, FL, formerly of Pompton Lakes, NJ, and born in Paterson NJ, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 15 with family by his side. He was 81 years old. George was beloved and respected by his family, friends, and colleagues over a rich life defined by deep intelligence, leadership and philanthropy. He was a self-made, highly successful businessman who co-owned and managed a privately owned investment banking firm. He was a leader in the Jewish community; past president of the Jewish Federation of Northern NJ, and led eight first-time missions to Israel. He liked to move with speed and enjoyed driving fast cars and riding motorcycles. He made time for countless hobbies, including golf, downhill skiing, art, woodworking, and building model trains. George was a foundational bedrock to his family. A loving, inspiring, and enduring role model to many people, he adored spending time with his grandsons. They treasure the unique ways that he connected with each of them and the memories of the traveling adventures that he meticulously planned and executed with joy.
George is preceded in death by his parents, Sarah Guon Liss and Hyman Liss. He is survived by his wife, Hali Pine, his children Ira Liss (Lynn Liss) and Harley Liss Gantman (Marjorie Gantman), his grandsons, Hudson and Spencer Liss, and Eli Liss Gantman, as well as his sister, Linda Bauer (Robert Bauer), niece Jill Good (Adam Good), and his grandnephew Sean Good.