ALPERT--Harriet Lesnik, age 90, of New York City formerly of Short Hills, NJ died Thursday October 25 at Cornell Medical Center, NY. Funeral services will be held Friday October 26, 10am at Temple B'nai Jeshurun, 1025 South Orange Ave., Short Hills, NJ 07078. Interment will follow to B'nai Abraham Cemetery, Union. She was born in Newark, where she lived many years before moving to Short Hills. She was a former member of Mount Ridge Country Club, West Caldwell, a volunteer at Mount Sinai Hospital, NYC, former member of Temple B'nai Israel, Millburn, and a member of Temple Shaaray Tefila, NYC. Mrs. Alpert was the beloved wife of the late Milton Lesnik and the late Dr. Herman Alpert. Devoted mother of Margery Karp and her husband Donald, Peter Lesnik and his wife Elizabeth, Cheryl Sofer and Jeffrey Alpert. Dear sister of Rita Weinstein. Adored grandmother of five and most precious great-grandmother of 12. Contributions in memory of Mrs. Alpert may be made to Temple B'nai Jeshurun, Short Hills. Arrangements made by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman 973-422-0600.

Funeral Home

Bernheim Apter Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel
68 Old Short Hills Road Livingston, NJ 07039
(973) 422-0600

Published in The New York Times on Oct. 26, 2012