David Kaplan, 82, of Monroe Township died peacefully in his home on Tuesday, May 26, 2020. He was born in Brooklyn, NY in 1928. During his professional career he worked long hours in retail. David owned and operated Kings Men Shop in Perth Amboy for over 20 years until retirement. He was an avid golfer in his later years. David accomplished the amazing feat of making two hole-in-ones during his golfing experience. Growing up as a child in Brooklyn, he was a lifelong Dodger fan.
David was predeceased by his beloved wife of over 60 years, Rhoda Kaplan, nee Alpert. He is survived by his two sons, Richard M. Kaplan and his wife, Kathy and Allen S. Kaplan and his wife, Linda. David is also survived by his four grandchildren, Joel Kaplan and wife, Sarah, Elizabeth Kaplan, Jaclyn Profili and her husband, Michael, and Sara Bonaly and her husband, Spencer. He was also blessed with six great grandchildren, Meaghan and Jamie Kaplan, Stella and Grant Profili and Calvin and Violet Bonaly.
Private services will be held for the immediate family. All arrangements are under the direction of the Clayton & McGirr Funeral Home, Freehold Township. Interment will take place in Mt. Lebanon Cemetery, 189 Gill Lane, Iselin, New Jersey 08830. To leave condolence messages to the family, please visit www.claytonfuneralhome.com