Betty Drang



Day and Time of Service: Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 10:00 a.m.

Location of Service: Graveside

Interment: Mt. Lebanon Cemetery, Gill Lane, Iselin, N.J.

Shiva:  At the Family Residence 459 Mountain Ave., Springfield, N.J. following the interment
with minyan services Wednesday evening only then continuing at the home of
Dr. and Mrs. Aryeh Pirak, 500 Mountain Ave., Springfield, N.J. 07081 through Tuesday, morning, October 11, 2016

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Mrs. Betty Drang passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 2, 2016 (29 Elul 5776).  She was 93.  Born in Zamosc, Poland she came to the U.S. first living in Colchester, Connecticut, then Williamsberg, Brooklyn, Detroit, Michigan, then Brooklyn, N.Y. before settling in Springfield, N.J. in 1994.  She was a Holocaust Survivor and often spoke to public school students about her experiences in Europe.  She was active with Cafe Europa at the YM-YWHA in West Orange and the Writing Group at Drew University in Madison, N.J..  She was married to the late Lester Drang and is survived by her daughter Myra Pirak and son-in-law Dr. Aryeh Pirak of Springfield, N.J. and a son, Bobby Drang of Parsippany, N.J. as well as a sister, Rebecca (Morris) Laboda of Beverly Hills, CA..