Harriet Dina Krause White, 93, of Monroe Township died June 18, 2016. She was born in Brooklyn and lived in many places around the country.
Mrs. White was employed as a bookkeeper.
She graduated from New Utrecht High School in Brooklyn.
She helped create a cooperative nursery school while living in Merrick, NY; became a Democratic Councilwoman; returned to college at age 60 to complete a BA degree in women’s studies and art; had a book of poetry published; and had a one-artist exhibit at a local library. Her specialty was creating collages.
She was a 27-year cancer survivor.
Predeceased her husband of 71 years, Maurie, she is survived by two daughters, Nina (Alan) Wolff and Emily (Terry) Donahue; two sons, Richard (Harmonia) and Robert (Helene); five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Services were held June 20 with arrangements by Orland’s Ewing Memorial Chapel, Ewing. Memorial contributions may be made to a cancer or Alzheimer’s disease-related charity.