Risa Bass, 90, of Edison died March 1, 2015. Born in Ukraine, she moved to the United States in 1950. She resided in North Plainfield from 1960 to 2009 before moving to Edison.
Ms. Bass taught Hebrew at Temple Beth El in Plainfield for many years.
She was a member of Hadassah.
She is survived by her daughter, Ellen Bass-Tripp (Steven Tripp), and two grandchildren.
Services were held March 3 with arrangements by Higgins Home for Funerals, Plainfield. Memorial contributions may be made to Adler Aphasia Center, 60 W. Hunter Ave., Maywood, NJ 07607.