Shirly Appel (Pollack), 85, of West Orange died May 15, 2017. Born in Newark, she lived in Hillside before moving to West Orange over 65 years ago.
Mrs. Appel was a public school teacher. For 15 years prior to her retirement, she served as office manager for Burton Appel Architects, Union.
She held a master’s degree in education.
Predeceased by her husband, Burton, she is survived by her daughter, Lorri Morris of Mendham; her son, Larry (Judy) of Randolph; two sisters, Mae Gorman of West Orange and Bea Usdin of Verona; and four grandchildren.
Services were held May 16 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union.