Miriam Cusmariu, 77, of West Orange died Nov. 1, 2011. Born in Galati, Romania, she immigrated to the United States in 1963 and moved to West Orange in 1969.
She worked for many years as a dental technician.
She was a member of B’nai Shalom, West Orange, and very active in West Orange Hadassah.
Predeceased by her husband of 52 years, Larry, she is survived by her daughter, Mirabella Sheppard; her son, Jeffrey; a sister, Estera Kaufman; and four grandchildren.
Services were held Nov. 3 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston. Memorial contributions may be made to West Orange Hadassah, c/o Bea Kallus, 48 Sullivan Drive, West Orange, NJ 07052.