Courtney Nora Braun (also known as Courtney Ganz), 54, of Chatham died Jan. 19, 2016. She lived in Elizabeth and New York City before moving to Chatham a few years ago.
Ms. Braun was a freelance writer.
She held a master’s degree from Williams College, Williamstown, Mass., and was a member of the Williams Club, a private alumni club in New York City.
She is survived by her daughter, Molly Ganz of Pacifica, Calif.
Services were held Jan. 27 with arrangements by Ross’ Shalom Chapels, Chatham.