Ethel Breitman

Ethel Breitman

Ethel (Sternberg) Breitman of West Orange died Sept. 15, 2012. Born in Newark, she lived in Irvington and then in West Orange for many years.

Educated in Newark, Mrs. Breitman worked at Lorstan Studios, and later in the real estate and building businesses.

A former president of the P.T.A. of Mt. Vernon Avenue School, Irvington, she was recognized for outstanding service to the school and its children. She also served as president of the Jacob and Rebecca Sternberg family circle for many years, and was a member of Hadassah.

Predeceased by her husband of 51 years, Albert A., in 1989, she is survived by two sons, Kenneth of Ontario, Canada, and Michael of Maplewood; a sister, Dorothy Gorlin of West Orange; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Services were held Sept. 19 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union. Memorial contributions may be made to Oheb Shalom Congregation, South Orange.

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