Claire Fleischmann

Claire Fleischmann

Claire Fleischmann (Strauss), 101, of Cranford died July 6, 2013. Born in Wertheim, Germany, she came to the United States in 1938, settling in Newark. She also lived in Springfield and Bradley Beach and maintained a residence in West Palm Beach, Fla. She moved to Cranford in 2001.

Predeceased by her husband, Felix, Mrs. Fleischmann is survived by four daughters, Hanna (Sanford) Wolfe, Sonya Sharenow, Beatrice Becker, and Linda (Robert) Pakulski; nine grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Services were held July 7 with arrangements by Higgins and Bonner Funeral Home, Westfield. Memorial contributions may be made to Congregation Anshe Chesed, Linden.

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