Bernice Bressman, 80, of West Orange died Sept. 2, 2014. She was born in Montclair and grew up in Newark.
Mrs. Bressman graduated from Weequahic High School in Newark and planned to attend the University of Miami before meeting her husband.
She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Henry; three sons, Robert, Michael, and Dean; a sister, Anne Watson; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Services were held Sept. 5 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston.