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Florence Berk

Florence Berk

Florence Berk (Galender) of Boynton Beach, Fla., died June 5, 2020. She was born in Brooklyn, raised in Montclair, and moved to West Orange to raise her family before retiring to Boynton Beach 27 years ago.

Mrs. Berk taught in the West Orange school system for many years.

She graduated from Montclair State Teachers College as a business education major.

She was active in B’nai B’rith, Deborah Hospital, PTA, Hadassah of Aberdeen, and various synagogue and social organizations. She was an avid bridge, crossword, and Sudoku player.

Predeceased by her husband of 53 years, George, she is survived by two daughters, Randi (Todd) Berman of Manalapan and Donna (John) Leahy of New York City; and three grandchildren.

Graveside services were held June 8 at Eternal Light Cemetery, Boynton Beach.

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