Rivka Garkawe, 75, of Madison died Aug. 22, 2014. Born in Tel Aviv, she lived in Livingston before moving to Madison 28 years ago.
Prior to retiring, Mrs. Garkawe was a realtor with Burgdorff Realtors in Livingston for many years.
She served as an officer in the Israel Defense Forces.
She was active with Temple Emanu-El and Hadassah, both in Livingston.
She is survived by her husband, Michael; her son, David; two daughters, Sharon Anderson and Debbie Gilman; and four grandchildren.
Services were held Aug. 24 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston.