Esther Barnhard (Lasky), 87, of Delray Beach, Fla., died Aug. 20, 2013. She was born in Newark and grew up in Maplewood. She resided in South Orange and Short Hills before moving to Delray Beach in 1995.
Mrs. Barnhard graduated from Columbia High School, Maplewood.
She was a former member of Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel in South Orange, Crestmont Country Club, and Delaire Country Club.
She was active in many organizations, including Albert Einstein, The Children’s Institute, and Daughters of Israel.
Predeceased by her husband of 49 years, Sherwood A., she is survived by two sons, Ronald (Susan) and Paul (Carol); a sister, Mona Bersch; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Services were held Aug. 23 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston.