Sol Alper, 98, of West Orange died April 2, 2015. Born in Newark, he raised his family in Maplewood and also had resided in Springfield and Livingston.
Mr. Alper worked at Field’s department store in Newark.
Predeceased by his wife, Belle, he is survived by three daughters, Diane (Ron) Alter of Roseland and Florida, Linda (Doc) Miller of Port Murray, and Alice (Mel) Prager of New Providence; seven grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. He was the last of a family of eight brothers and a sister.
Services were held April 6 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union. Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association.