Maria Gelbard, 84, of Mountainside died Feb. 29, 2012. A Holocaust survivor, she was born in Poland and came to the United States with her husband in 1949. She resided in Newark, Irvington, and Mountainside for over 37 years.
Mrs. Gelbard and her husband, Moritz, were the owners of North Park Deli in Elizabeth.
Predeceased by her husband in 2010, she is survived by two sons, Sy of Watchung and Sandy of Basking Ridge; his daughter, Ruth Davis of Morris Plains; and three grandchildren.
Services were held March 2 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union.