Evelyn Giventer, 93, of West Orange died Jan. 1, 2013.
Ms. Giventer was an award-winning artist. She was also an educator who spent many years teaching at Cleveland Street Elementary School in Orange.
She was a member of OrigamiUSA, the Livingston Arts Association, and the New Jersey Education Association.
She was a wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.
Memorial services were held on Jan. 3 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union. Memorial contributions may be made to OrigamiUSA (www.origamiusa.org).