Phyllis Gross (Kirsh), 88, of Edison died Dec. 5, 2017. She was raised in Queens, where she lived before moving to Wayne in 1961 and to Edison in 2014.
Mrs. Gross was employed at New Jersey Division of Unemployment as a claims examiner until her retirement.
She graduated from City College of New York.
She was a member of Temple Beth Tikvah in Wayne before moving to Edison.
Predeceased by her husband of 62 years, Jerome, in 2013; and a son and daughter-in-law, Stephen and Vivian Gross, she is survived by her daughter, Susan (Robert) Brandell; two sons, Mitchell (Danielle) Gross and Richard Gross; a brother, Samuel Kirsh; 10 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Services were held Dec. 6 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union.