Beach, Fla., formerly of Union, died March 13, 2017. She was born in Newark.
For 15 years, Mrs. Brent was employed by S. Marsh and Sons in Millburn.
She attended Weequahic High School in Newark.
Predeceased by her husband of 50 years, David, and her second husband, Albert Petak, she is survived by two daughters, Bonnie (Marc) Mitnick of Pine Brook and Stacey (John) Carusi of Cherry Hill; her son, Gary (Diane) Brent of Scotch Plains; five grandchildren; and a great-grandson.
Services were held March 17 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union.