Rita B. (Laufer) Menkin, 86, died March 21, 2018. She lived all but a few years of her life in West Orange, in a house built by her grandfather.
A 1949 graduate of West Orange High School, Mrs. Menkin worked for many years as an office manager in Essex and Union counties, and was active in several charities.
Predeceased by her former husband, Harold Menkin, she is survived by her children, Lita S. (John) Spangler of Atlanta, Randi K. Menkin (Andrew Regiec) of Marietta, Ga., and Jeff Menkin of Arlington, Va.; a sister, Trudy Kleiner of Naples, Fla.; five grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.
Services were held March 25 with arrangements by J.L. Apter Memorial Chapels of Cedar Grove.