Ruth Ringel Mintz, 100, of Westfield died Jan. 27, 2015. She was born in Brooklyn.
In 1978, Mrs. Mintz and her husband Isador B. started an industrial distribution company in Springfield with their daughter and son in-law. She worked there as a bookkeeper until her retirement in 2013.
Predeceased by her husband of 50 years, she is survived by three daughters, Mildred (Eddy) Werner of Cranford, Carla (Michael) Roberts of Austin, Texas, and Beth Mintz (Deborah Kutzko) of Burlington, Vt.; and four grandchildren.
Services were held Jan. 30 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union.