Jane Hecht, 67, of Whippany died July 24, 2017. She was born in New York City and also had lived in Livingston before moving to Whippany 10 years ago.
Ms. Hecht was employed by Jewish Vocational Service of MetroWest NJ and was executive director of Livingston Municipal Alliance Committee.
She received a B.A. from New York University.
She served as a board of trustees and sisterhood member of Temple Beth Shalom, Livingston, and in the Livingston public schools, where she was an officer of the PTA and PT Council.
She is survived by two sons, Daniel (Jennifer) of Larchmont, N.Y., and Michael of Atlanta; a sister, Beth Nesic of Ardsley, N.Y.; a brother, Richard Gersh of Larchmont; and two grandchildren.
Services were held July 28 with arrangements by John J. Fox Funeral Home, Larchmont. Memorial contributions may be made to Lymphoma Research Foundation (lymphoma.org).