Gloria Ruth Kaye (Rachovsky), 88, of West Palm Beach, Fla., and Clifton died June 30, 2013. Born in Passaic, she grew up in the Bronx and lived in Clifton for more than 40 years before retiring to Florida.
Mrs. Kaye was an adoption social worker for the Department of Youth and Family Services of the State of New Jersey. She later worked beside her husband Julius at Judd Kaye Associates, a company he founded.
She graduated from New York University in 1946 with a bachelor of arts.
She was very active in Jewish organizations, including Clifton Jewish Center, and served as president of her local chapter of Women’s American ORT for multiple terms.
Predeceased by her husband, she is survived by two sons, Richard (Diane) of Madison, Wis., and David (Susan) of Oak Park, Calif.; her daughter, Lisa (Michael) Miragliotta of Bridgewater; six grandchildren; and three great- grandchildren.
Services were held July 7 with arrangements by Jewish Memorial Chapel, Clifton.