Herbert Orlan, 82, died Dec. 27 at his home under the care of hospice and in the company of his family.
Mr. Orlan was born July 2, 1930, in the Bronx, N.Y., a son of the late Abraham and Flora (Rothouse) Orlansky.
Following his retirement from the New York City public school system, he and his wife retired to Gaylordsville.
During his retirement, he enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and traveling.
Mr. Orlan is survived by his wife, Marilyn; two sons and daughters-in-law, Adam and Margie Orlan and Daniel and Tracey Orlan; and four grandchildren, Jessica, RC, Jarad and Cassie.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the New Milford VNA and Hospice, 68 Park Lane Road, New Milford CT 06776, or to the ALS Association, Development Department, 27001 Agoura Road, Suite 250, Calabasas Hills CA 91301.