Beatrice H. “Bobbie” Posner, 99, of Hillside died April 30, 2017. Born in Brooklyn, she was a resident of Hillside for the past 70 years.
Mrs. Posner was employed by the Newark Board of Education for over 25 years, teaching at the Maple Avenue School and the Louise A. Spencer School. For the last six years before her retirement in 1987, she was a remedial reading specialist.
She earned a B.A. degree in elementary education.
She was active in the sisterhood of Temple B’nai Israel and Hadassah, both of Elizabeth.
Predeceased by her husband, Harold, she is survived by her son, Lawrence of Hillside.
Services were held May 2 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union.