Lorraine S. Gurfinkel

Lorraine S. Gurfinkel

Lorraine S. Gurfinkel, 83, of Tinton Falls died Aug. 14, 2011. Born in the Bronx, she moved to New Jersey with her husband Henry in 1952, spending the majority of their years in Fanwood before moving to Tinton Falls 10 years ago.

After years as a stay-at-home mother, Mrs. Gurfinkel returned to work in the mid-1960s as an executive secretary working for the presidents of multiple companies. She retired from Penn Products, Elizabeth, in 1993.

She and her husband were founding members of Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains.

Predeceased by her husband of 60 years in 2006, she is survived by her daughter, Rita Harris of Middletown, and her son, Norman Kay of Seattle.

Services were held Aug. 17 with arrangements by Bloomfield-Cooper Jewish Chapels, Ocean. Memorial contributions may be made to VNA of Central Jersey Hospice, Red Bank; or United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, DC.

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