Sara Rich

Sara Rich

Sara Rich, 93, of West Orange died April 27, 2014. Born in Poland, she was a former resident of Jamesburg. 

Mrs. Rich was a survivor of the Holocaust, enduring the Majdanek, Auschwitz, and Bergen-Belsen camps and saving lives while incarcerated.

During the 1950s and ‘60s, she worked in Newark as a baby nurse, helping new mothers care for over 150 infants. 

She was a life member of Deborah and the Central New Jersey Jewish Home for the Aged.

Predeceased by her husband, Robert A., she is survived by her daughter, Peggy (Mark) Spivak, and two grandchildren.

Services were held April 28 with arrangements by Orland’s Ewing Memorial Chapel, Ewing.

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