Sylvia Silverman Elsner, 89, of Tamarac, Fla., died Oct. 17, 2010. Born in Newark, she lived for many years in Springfield and Florham Park.
Mrs. Elsner was the retired owner of Altex Fabrics and S&S Plastics, both of Newark.
Predeceased by her husbands, Bernard Silverman and Sol Elsner, she is survived by her daughter, Sharon Fink of West Orange; her son, Ira Silverman of Monroe Township; a sister, Elizabeth Berke of Springfield; seven grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Services were held Oct. 20 with arrangements by Eden Memorial Chapels, Fort Lee.