Harriet Heinig (Hipper), 86, of Whippany died April 6, 2020. She had lived in Spring Valley, N.Y., before moving to Hoboken in 1982 and Whippany in 2018.
Mrs. Heinig working as a Registered Nurse at Good Samaritan Hospital in Suffern, N.Y. After moving to Hoboken, she continued her work as a health-care professional working in pharmaceuticals and ended her career as a Registered Nurse in a child crisis unit at St. Mary Hospital in Hoboken.
She volunteered her time working in the operating room at Hadassah Hospital, Israel, during the Yom Kippur War.
A member of many Jewish organizations, she was an active participant in senior groups at the JCC MetroWest.
She is survived by four daughters, Julie (Howie) Rubenstein, Fern S. Heinig, Ilyse (Jack) Link, and Rachel (David) Rose; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Private services were held April 8; a celebration of her life will take place at a future date.