Ruth Zuckerman (Machowsky), 82, of Cranford died Oct. 4, 2017. Born in Brooklyn, where she lived for most of her life, she also resided for a time in Coconut Creek, Fla.
Mrs. Zuckerman was employed for many years as a teacher’s aide in Brooklyn for the New York City Public Schools.
Predeceased by her husband, Gerald, she is survived by her daughter, Alyse Rubin of Edison; her son, Howard of Deltona, Fla.; a brother, Herb Machowsky of Trumbull, Conn.; and six grandchildren.
Services were held Oct. 6 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union. Memorial contributions may be made to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research.