Ruth Mittler, 81, of Tinton Falls died Oct. 27, 2014. She was born and raised in Newark.
Mrs. Mittler graduated from Newark’s South Side High School in 1951 and from Stewart School of Business in 1991.
She was an animal advocate and supporter of the Humane Society.
She is survived by her son, Stephen; three grandsons; and a great-granddaughter.
Services were held Oct. 30 with arrangements by Belkoff-Goldstein Funeral Chapel, Lakewood. Memorial contributions may be made to Humane Society of the United States, 2100 L Street, NW, Washington, DC 20037.