Frances Katz, 95, of West Orange died Oct. 21, 2010. Born in Czechoslovakia, she also lived in Newark, Hillside, and Sunrise Lakes, Fla.
A homemaker and political activist, she was a founding member of the Hillside chapter of B’nai B’rith.
Predeceased in 1987 by her husband, Samuel, she is survived by her daughter, Barbara of West Orange; her son, Barry of South Florida; six grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Services were held Oct. 24 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston. Memorial contributions may be made to Daughters of Israel in West Orange.