Louise Harris, 82, of Monroe Township died Oct. 11, 2011. She grew up in the Bronx and Belmar and lived in Rahway for over 40 years before moving to Monroe 18 years ago.
She worked from the time of her marriage at Marks Harris Department Store in Rahway, becoming the buyer for women’s apparel.
She graduated from Asbury Park High School.
She was a member of Rahway Hebrew Congregation (Temple Beth Torah), and a life member of Hadassah. She also volunteered at Rahway Hospital.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Gordon; three daughters, Meredith Rothenberg of Scotch Plains, Nancy Bernstein of Fort Washington, Pa., Karen Harris of Carlisle, Mass.; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Services were held Oct. 14 with arrangements by Lehrer-Gibilisco Funeral Home, Rahway. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.