NEW YORK — Services were held here Monday for Joseph Trachtenberg, 36, basics replenishment manager for Macy’s and Federated Department Stores.
Trachtenberg died at home Sunday from a coronary failure, according to Stephen Gendel, his companion.
Prior to his most recent post, Trachtenberg had served as a trainer for Federated’s computer systems group. Before joining Federated, he was group sales manager at Macy’s East in King’s Plaza, Brooklyn.
Earlier in his career, Trachtenberg worked as a coat buyer for Macy’s East and for Lord & Taylor, Gendel said.
In addition to Gendel, Trachtenberg is survived by his grandmother, Rose Levin; his mother and father, Eleanor and Isaac Trachtenberg, and a brother, Michael.