Peter Norcia, who held local public offices in Lyndhurst and North Arlington, died on July 7. He was 73. Norcia served as a North Arlington Councilman and as a member of the Lyndhurst Board of Education. He had been the North Arlington Public Works director and ran for mayor there in 2006. Norcia had also served as chairman of the Lyndhurst Planning Board.
Nancy Pearlstine Conger, the chair of The Land Conservancy of New Jersey, died on July6. She was 73.