Elaine Dessel Tiss, 86, of Springfield died July 31, 2015. She was born in Newark.
Mrs. Tiss graduated from Hillside High School in 1946.
She is survived by her husband, Irving; two sons, Howard (Ellen) of Springfield and Gary (Deborah) of Springfield; four grandchildren; and two great-grandsons.
Services were held Aug. 3 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union.