Helen Epstein, 92, of West Orange died Oct. 22, 2010. Born in Poland, she was a Holocaust survivor who immigrated to the United States with her husband and child, living for almost two decades in West Orange.
Mrs. Epstein belonged to the Cafe Europa Holocaust survivors society, and was a member of tenants’ association at the Jewish Federation Plaza in West Orange. She participated in activities of the JCC MetroWest’s Margulies Senior Center and belonged to the Pioneer Women and Na’amat USA Zionist organizations. She was also a member of Sara Slifer Orthopedic Foundation.
Predeceased by her husband, Simon, she is survived by her daughter, Miriam; a sister, Sala; and a granddaughter.
Services were held Oct. 24 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston. Memorial contributions may be made to Jewish Family Service of MetroWest or the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum.