Sunday, 31 May 1942 - Friday, 02 March 2018
Funeral Date: Tuesday, 06 March 2018
Sheila M. Gordon (Simowitz) 75 of Somerset died March 2. She was born in Brooklyn and raised in Fair Lawn NJ. She graduated from Fair Lawn High School. She attended Ithaca College and Fairleigh Dickenson University. She worked for various tax preparation firms from 1965 to 1978; was a bookkeeper for Professional Assets Management from 1978 to 1991; and a bookkeeper for the law form of William Pollack from 1996 to 2004, when she retired. She was a Life Member of Haddasah. She is survived by her husband Edward, of 55 ½ years, son Jay (Edie) of Wayne, and grandchildren Erica and Louis: and daughter Abby Tolan (Robert) of Westport CT, and grandchildren Alec and Owen. They spent 34 years in Parsippany before moving to Somerset in 2006. Services were held on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at Robert Schoem’s Menorah Chapel with interment at Cedar Park Cemetery in Paramus. Memorial contributions may be made to Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation (crohnscolitisfoundation.org), American Cancer Society (Rutgers) and the NJ Sharing Network (njsharingnetwork.org).