Barbara Tabachnick

Barbara Tabachnick

Barbara Tabachnick, 91, of North Caldwell died Aug. 20, 2018. Born in New Haven, Conn., she lived in North Caldwell for 60 years.

Mrs. Tabachnick taught biology at James Caldwell High School for 20 years.

She graduated from University of Connecticut and earned her teaching certificate from Caldwell University.

She was a patron of the arts and traveled all over the world with her husband. At the age of 88, on a family vacation in Iceland, she drove a Super Jeep across a river near a glacier.

Predeceased by her husband of 51 years, Irving, she is survived by her son, John (Sharon Joyce); her daughter, Joan (Jane Fleishman); five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Services were held Aug. 23 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union. Memorial contributions may be made to Planned Parenthood or New Jersey Symphony.

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