Carola Meller

Carola Meller

Carola Sohmer Meller, 90, of Monroe Township died March 9, 2012 at the Elms at Cranbury. Born in Brooklyn, she resided in New Canaan, Conn.; New York City; and Tokyo before moving to Monroe 11 years ago.

Mrs. Meller was a congregant of the Rossmoor Jewish Congregation in Monroe. She served as past president of Ikebana International and was a member of the Ikenobo Society.

Predeceased by her husband, Irwin I., in 1999, she is survived by her daughter, Louise Meller of Marietta, Ga.; her son, John of Spotswood; a brother, Jack Sohmer of Chestnut Ridge, NY; a sister, Carol Press of Morristown; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Services were held March 12 with arrangements by Mount Sinai Memorial Chapels, East Brunswick. Memorial contributions may be made to Memorial Sloan Kettering Foundation, POB 27106, New York, NY 10087-7106; or Rossmoor Jewish Congregation, 2 Rossmoor Dr., Monroe Township, NJ 08831.

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