Harriet Lesnik Alpert, 90, of New York City died Oct. 25, 2012. Born in Newark, she lived there for many years before moving to Short Hills.
Mrs. Alpert was a member of Mountain Ridge Country Club in West Caldwell, a volunteer at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City, a former member of Congregation B’nai Israel in Millburn, and a member of Temple Shaaray Tefila, New York City.
Predeceased by her husbands, Milton Lesnik and Dr. Herman Alpert, she is survived by two daughters, Margery Karp and Cheryl Sofer; two sons, Peter Lesnik and Jeffrey Alpert; a sister, Rita Weinstein; five grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Services were held Oct. 26 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston. Memorial contributions may be made to Temple B’nai Jeshurun, Short Hills.