Florence Butler, 83, of Berkeley Heights, formerly of Hillside, died Dec. 1, 2011. Born and raised in Newark, she also lived in Freehold before moving to Berkeley Heights four years ago.
Mrs. Butler was a receptionist/secretary at Seaboard Properties, Union, for many years.
She was a graduate of Newark’s South Side High School, class of 1946, and served as the organizer for the 50th class reunion.
She was a member of the former Temple Shomrei Torah, Hillside, and was active in the sisterhood. She was a member of the Betty Chodakowsky Memorial Group and active in fund raising for Deborah Hospital.
Predeceased by her husband, Sidney, she is survived by two sons, Michael I. and Jeffrey L., and two grandchildren.
Services were held Dec. 2 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston.