Barbara Beerman (Friedlander), 83, of West Caldwell died Nov. 2, 2012. Born in New York City, she was a longtime resident of Livingston before moving to West Caldwell several years ago.
Mrs. Beerman was employed for many years as contract manager for the Division of Youth and Family Services in Newark.
She held a master’s degree from Columbia University.
She volunteered as a docent at the Turtle Back Zoo, West Orange.
She is survived by her husband, Herbert; her daughter, Rebecca Wolff of Howell; two sons, Maxim of Lafayette, Colo., and Noah of Acton, Mass.; and seven grandchildren.
Services were held Nov. 5 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union.