Shirley Kaufer

Shirley Kaufer

Shirley Fischer Greene Kaufer, 94, of Irvine, Calif., died Feb. 25, 2018. She had lived in Newark for many years and also had lived in Springfield and Basking Ridge. 

A businesswoman, Mrs. Kaufer was owner of The Maternity Shop in Newark and Springfield. She also was the owner of Settings of Short Hills, which sold table linens, fine porcelain, and crystal, and had a bridal registry.

She attended Weequahic High School, Newark. 

She was a member for many years at Temple B’nai Abraham.

She served in the U.S. Army’s Signal Corps during World War II.

Predeceased by her husband, Harold Leonard, she is survived by her daughter, Jacqueline Klein of Laguna Woods, Calif.; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Services were held Feb. 27 with arrangements by Malinow and Silverman Mortuary, Los Angeles.

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