Barbara Ackerman (Schwartz), 87, of Maplewood died May 25, 2018. Born in Newark, she also lived in Springfield, West Orange, and Summit before moving to Maplewood four years ago.
Mrs. Ackerman was a homemaker.
She was a volunteer for the Ruth Estrin Goldberg Memorial for Cancer Research (REGM).
Predeceased by her husband, the Hon. Harold A., a U.S. District Court judge, she is survived by two daughters, Debbie (Fred) Title of Springfield and Jane (Eric) Wasserman of Flemington; a sister, Doris Pogash; four grandchildren; two stepchildren, Rosie (Andy) Rupp of Scotch Plains and Leslie Ackerman of Tarzana, Calif.; and three step-grandchildren.
Services were held May 28 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston. Memorial contributions may be made to REGM.