Rose Raposa

Rose Raposa

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.

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