Ada Carris Pearl, 91, of Hanover, Pa., formerly of Maplewood and Long Branch, died Dec. 12, 2017. She was born in Newark.
A graduate of the New York School of Interior Design, Mrs. Pearl owned and operated a private design business for many years in Maplewood.
Predeceased by her husband of 54 years, Leo, in 1999, she is survived by her son, Ronald (Candice) of Barnegat and Naples, Fla.; two daughters, Laurie (Howard) Friedman of Potomac, Md., and Dana-Jo (Henry) Buschinski of Hanover; a brother, S. Joseph Carris of New York City; four granddaughters; and two great-grandchildren.
Services were held Dec. 15 with arrangements by J.L. Apter Memorial Chapels of Cedar Grove.