Marilyn B. Chaiken (Barnhard), 83, of Livingston died March 6, 2018. She was born in Newark.
Mrs. Chaiken taught in Elizabeth, Kendall Park, and at the Millburn School for the Hearing Impaired.
She attended Weequahic High School, Newark, and Newark State Teachers College, now Kean University.
After retiring, she volunteered at St. Barnabas Medical Center for many years.
Predeceased by her son, Mark, she is survived by her husband of 61 years, Richard; her daughter, Amy (Elliott) Wolffe; a sister, Gladys Barnhard; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Services were held March 11 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston. Memorial contributions may be made to JESPY House, South Orange; or Anti-Defamation League, 605 3rd Ave., New York, N.Y. 10158.