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Mildred Taksler

Mildred Taksler

Mildred (Millie) Taksler, 96, of Monroe Township died May 1, 2020.

Mrs. Taksler was one of the first employees of the United Nations, where she worked as a proofreader and was one of only a dozen employees to be offered a lifetime contract. Her career also included time at the War Department, a detective agency, and in the New York public school system.

Predeceased by her husband, Arthur J., she is survived by two sons, Stephen (Sharon) and Alan (Barbara); four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Private services were held May 3 with arrangements by Orland’s Ewing Memorial Chapel, Ewing. Memorial contributions may be made to Tara’s Starfish Foundation (

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