Eileen Kobitz

Eileen Kobitz

Eileen Sandra “Honey” Kobitz (Oxman), 76, of Hillside died Feb. 15, 2011. Born in Newark, she lived there before moving to Hillside 45 years ago.

Mrs. Kobitz was a clerk with the Union County Board of Elections in Elizabeth for 15 years, retiring in 2001. Previously, she was a clerk with the Hillside Police Department for two years.

She graduated from Weequahic High School, Newark, in 1952.

She was the past president of Hillside/Union Hadassah, served on the Mental Health Board of Union County, and was a member of the Senior Citizens of Hillside.

Predeceased by her husband, Raymond, whom she married in 1953, she is survived by three sons, Arthur of Hillside, Steven of East Hanover, and Dennis of Hillside; her brother, Herbert Oxman of Union; and a grandchild.

Services were held Feb. 17 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union.

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