Joseph Lawrence Steinberg, 86, of West Hartford, died Nov. 17. He was the husband of Sandra Levowitz Steinberg. Born in the Bronx, N.Y., he was the son of the late Louis and Tillie Scheps Steinberg. He was a captain in the U.S. Army serving in the Judge Advocate General’s Corps. He was a founding member and past president of Temple Sinai in Newington. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Jeffrey Steinberg and his wife Sue Rosenberg Steinberg, and Jillian Steinberg; his grandchildren, David, Michael, Jennifer and Daniel, and Daniel’s fiancé Antonella Pagani; and several cousins.