Mara Vekhnis, M.D., 88, of Westfield died May 2, 2018. She immigrated to the United States almost 30 years ago at the age of 58.
Dr. Vekhnis is survived by two daughters, Betty Vekhnis and Rashel (Boris) Potashnik of Scotch Plains; two brothers, Shaul Sorkin of Israel and Hirsh Sorkin of Cranford; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Services were held May 3 with arrangements by J.L. Apter Memorial Chapels of Cedar Grove.