Ethel Gilman (Raff) of West Orange died Dec. 20, 2017. Born in Jersey City, she lived there and in Union City before moving to West Orange 10 years ago.
Mrs. Gilman was an office clerk for many years.
She was a member of Deborah and the Jewish Federation Plaza choral group.
Predeceased by her husband, Walter, she is survived by her daughter, Sharon (Avi) Ron of Livingston; her son, Howard of West Orange; a brother, Berny Raff of Florida; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Services were held Dec. 22 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union.