Phyllis Wagman

Phyllis Wagman

Phyllis Wagman (Jacobson) of West Orange died Jan. 18, 2020.

Mrs. Wagman was the owner of the Purple Jewel Boutique with locations in South Orange and Livingston. She also worked with her husband, the photographer and artist Eric Wagman, for 34 years at the Eric Wagman Studio in South Orange.

She was active in National Council of Jewish Women’s Arts Council and served as chairman of the art show.

She was a member of Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel and Congregation B’nai Jeshurun.

Predeceased by her husband and a son, Gerald (Debbi), she is survived by her daughter, Tina (Dennis) Bobker; her son, Robert (Lisa); six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Private services were held with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston.

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