Esther Frieda Kepniss (Yontef), 91, of West Orange died Aug. 5, 2016. She was raised in Newark, where she lived after her marriage in 1949 before moving to Roselle and then settling in Fair Lawn. She moved to West Orange a year and a half ago.
Mrs. Kepniss worked for several years at Bergen Pines Hospital as an administrator in charge of medical records. Predeceased by her husband, Isadore, in 1967, she is survived by two sons, Stephen (Sharon) and Gary (Iris); 10 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Services were held Aug. 8 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston.