Dawn Talesnick, 87, of Lake Worth, Fla., died July 9, 2014. Born in Newark, she resided in Hillside, Irvington, and Maplewood before moving to Lake Worth 28 years ago.
Mrs. Talesnick was employed by the Millburn Township public school system.
She was a den mother for the Boy Scouts in Irvington and former PTA president of Irvington’s Union Avenue School.
She is survived by her husband, Saul; her son, David (Lori); her daughter, Mindy (Morris) Pinkowitz; four grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.
Services were held July 10 with arrangements by Star of David Funeral Chapel, West Palm Beach, Fla. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.