Harriet Blitz, of Fair Lawn, NJ, passed away at the age of 79 on April 12, 2017. She was a devoted wife for 57 years to husband Charles Blitz and beloved mother to her two daughters Lori and Michele, as well as mother-in-law to David and Janice. She was also a proud grandmother to Jessica, Sean, Jordan and Mitchell.
Harriet taught elementary school children. She was a shining example of kindness, compassion, love and caring to her friends, family and all she encountered. Her strength of character helped her deal with a long debilitating illness with patience and grace.
Services will be held at 11:00 AM on Sunday April 16, 2017 at Robert Schoem’s Menorah Chapel (Paramus, NJ). The burial service will follow at Cedar Park Cemetery (Paramus, NJ).
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the National Parkinson’s foundation at: www.parkinson.org.