Jean Ellen Silverman Kaufman, 84, of Morristown died Sept. 30, 2015. She was born in Newark.
Mrs. Kaufman worked as an underwriter in the insurance field.
She was a graduate of Skidmore College.
She was a member of Congregation B’nai Jeshurun in Short Hills for over 75 years. She was a member of the Garden State Yacht Club and past president of B’nai B’rith Women and also volunteered with the Red Cross.
Predeceased by her husband of 24 years, Robert W. Kirschbaum, she is survived by her husband, George; two sons, William and Kenneth (Lori); her daughter, Mary Ellen; a stepson, Thomas (Donna); a stepdaughter, Jane (Steven) Spilatro; and five grandsons.
Services were held Oct. 4 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston.