Rose Raposa, 96, of Whippany died May 5, 2020. She lived for many years in West Orange before moving to Whippany two years ago.
Mrs. Raposa was a graduate of Weequahic High School in Newark and attended Montclair State University.
She regularly attended synagogue and was a longtime member of B’nai Shalom in West Orange. She was a member of Hadassah, Hazak, and Together on Tuesdays.
Predeceased by her husband, Raul, she is survived by two sons, Richard and Gary Raposa, both of Rockaway; her daughter, Judy Raposa Bjorklund of Parsippany; a sister, Alice Gould of West Caldwell; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Graveside services were held May 8 at King Solomon Cemetery, Clifton.