Naomi Lebowitz

Naomi Lebowitz

Naomi Lebowitz, 92, of Lake Hiawatha and West Orange died Nov. 24, 2014. 

Mrs. Lebowitz, a Holocaust survivor, joined the Bielski Partisans with her future husband Michael in what is now Belarus. They settled in the United States and founded Albert’s Market in Newark and later Merit Market in East Orange. 

Predeceased by her husband, she is survived by two sons, Joel (Sharon) of Lake Hiawatha and Robert of Basking Ridge; two grandchildren, David and Emily; and a great-grandchild, Max. 

Services were held Nov. 26 with arrangements by J.L. Apter Memorial Chapels of Somerville.

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