Bernice Kurman Winarsky, 85, of West Orange died Jan. 20, 2016. Born in Newark, she moved to Springfield in 1968 and to West Orange in 2011.
Mrs. Winarsky was an active life member of Hadassah of Springfield and was named Hadassah Woman of the Year in 2008. She was a cofounder of the Senior Set and a past sisterhood president, both at Congregation Israel of Springfield.
Predeceased by her husband of 41 years, Lou, she is survived by her daughter, Thea Ann (Ethan Ross) of Manhattan; her son, Mark (Karen) of Atlanta; and four grandchildren.
Services were held Jan. 21 with arrangements by Ross’ Shalom Chapels, Springfield.