Frances Laifer, 103, of West Orange died Nov. 23, 2014. Born in the Bronx, she lived in Newark, Belmar, and South Orange before moving to West Orange in 2003.
Mrs. Laifer worked at Western Electric in Kearny, as assistant to the dean of students at Monmouth College, and at Bamberger’s and Hahne’s department stores in Eatontown before retiring in 1986.
Predeceased by her husband, Harold, she is survived by her daughter, Michelle (Harold) Bobrow of Maplewood; her son, Mark (Jo-Ann) of New York City; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Services were held Nov. 25 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union.