Rita V. Jacobowitz (Fleischer), 82, of Monroe Township died Aug. 13, 2012. She was born in the Bronx and lived most of her life in Carteret before moving to Monroe 16 years ago.
Mrs. Jacobowitz was a homemaker.
She was a member of the Carteret Jewish Community Center and its sisterhood. She was a lifelong member of Hadassah.
Predeceased by her husband, David, and a daughter, Roberta Rucko, she is survived by her son, Alan; her daughter, Mindy Himelman; and six grandchildren.
Services were held Aug. 15 at East Brunswick Jewish Center with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston.