David Garfield

Film editor David Garfield, son of actor John Garfield, died Nov. 24 of a heart attack. He was 51.

A longtime member of IATSE local 776, Garfield worked on a number of films, including “Scorchers,” “It Takes Two,” “Vice Versa,” “Karate Kid II,” “Desert Bloom,” “Flashpoint,” “All the Right Moves,” “The Sting II,” “The Chosen” and “Hero At Large.”

Garfield’s stepfather was Gotham labor attorney Sidney Cohn.

He is survived by his wife, Susan; mother, Roberta Garfield; sister, Julie Garfield; and six children.

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