Dorothy L. Fertig, 90, of East Brunswick died June 24, 2011. Born in New Brunswick, she had lived in Highland Park for most of her life.
Mrs. Fertig served as deputy borough clerk in Highland Park for more than 25 years and as Democratic committeewoman for more than 30 years.
She was a graduate of Highland Park High School’s first graduating class in 1938. She was chosen as the Alumnus of the Year in 1985.
She was a member of the New Brunswick chapter of Deborah, Highland Park Conservative Temple-Congregation Anshe Emeth sisterhood, and the Raritan Valley chapter of Hadassah.
Predeceased by her husband, Hyman, and her son Steven, she is survived by a son, Jack; her brother, David Levine of Highland Beach, Fla.; her sister, Renee Harris of Monroe Township; and two grandchildren.
Services were held June 27 with arrangements by the Crabiel Parkwest Funeral Chapel, New Brunswick.