Betty Kressel

Betty Kressel

Betty Kressel, 95, of Manhattan died June 17, 2014. She lived in West Orange from 1953 to 2009, when she moved to Manhattan.

Mrs. Kressel was a member for many years of Congregation Beth El in South Orange, served as chapter president of B’nai B’rith Women, and was a member of National Council of Jewish Women, Hadassah, and Jewish Women International.

Predeceased by her husband of 54 years, Morris, she is survived by her daughter, Lynn Kressel of Manhattan; two sons, Neil (Dorit) of Wayne and Bruce (Marilyn) of Bethesda, Md.; and six grandchildren.

Services were held June 19 with arrangements by Riverside Memorial Chapel, Manhattan. Memorial contributions may be made to Anti-Defamation League.

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