Lina Spivak, 99, of New Providence died Sept. 18, 2018. Born in Kiev, Ukraine, she lived in Lviv, Ukraine, and Elizabeth before moving to New Providence in 2017.
Dr. Spivak was an ER pediatrician in Ukraine for many years.
She received her M.D. from First Medical College in Kiev.
Predeceased by her husband, Lev, she is survived by two sons, Roman (Aleksandra) of Lviv and Aleksandr (Irina) of Springfield; a brother, Michael Schwartz of Brooklyn; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Services were held Sept. 21 with arrangements by Ross’ Shalom Chapels, Springfield.