Freda Mayers

Freda Mayers

Freda Mayers (Samberg), 96, of South Orange died Oct. 9, 2011. Born in Manhattan and raised in New Jersey, she lived in Newark, Maplewood, and Springfield before recently moving to South Orange.

Mrs. Mayers served in leadership roles in National Council of Jewish Women, B’nai B’rith Women, and the sisterhood of Temple B’nai Abraham, where she and her husband, Jack, were active members for over 50 years.

Predeceased by her husband of 61 years, she is survived by two daughters, Claire Nierenberg of South Orange and Sandy Mayers-Green of Israel; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Services were held Oct. 11 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union.

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