Etta Spater, 80, of Delray Beach, Fla., died Nov. 8, 2013. She was born in Brooklyn and lived in Livingston for over 40 years.
Mrs. Spater and her family were active Zionists all their lives, her father serving in the Jewish Legion in Palestine in 1918.
She is survived by her husband of almost 60 years, Stuart; her son, Joel of Kfar Chabad, Israel; her daughter, Barbara Lipschutz of Livingston; 12 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Services were held Nov. 12 at Temple Emanu-El, Livingston, with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association.