Marvin F. Kraushar ’58 died on August 16, 2012 in Newark New Jersey.
(The following was published by the Star-Ledger on August 20, 2012)
Marvin F. Kraushar, M.D., F.I.C.S., of Newark, NJ, Westhampton Beach, NY, and Palm Beach, FL, passed away on Thursday, August 16, at the age of 74. Dr. Kraushar grew up in Brooklyn, NY. He was a graduate of Poly Prep Country Day School, Bowdoin College and Tufts University School of Medicine. After his residency in ophthalmology, Dr. Kraushar completed a fellowship in medical and surgical diseases of the retina at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School. He served two years as a surgeon in the U.S. Public Health Service, attaining the rank of lieutenant commander. Dr. Kraushar was chief of ophthalmology at Beth Israel Medical Center and the Interfaith Medical Center in New York City. He was a clinical professor of ophthalmology at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, and an associate clinical professor of ophthalmology at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He was an attending physician in ophthalmology at Saint Barnabas and Overlook hospitals and was director of the Retina Center of New Jersey. Dr. Kraushar served as the eye surgeon for the New Jersey Devils. Dr. Kraushar is survived by his loving wife, Gaytha Iuliano Kraushar.