Helen Richardson, a former announcer and news reporter for WSDR radio in Ronald Reagan’s hometown of Dixon, Illinois, died on August 3. She was 81. After moving to New Jersey in the 1970s, she spent 26 years working for the Old Bridge Board of Education.
Sally McGrath, a Sussex County Republican Committeewoman from Franklin, died on August 3. She was 83.
William Cima, a Democratic County Committeeman in Lodi and the husband of former Lodi Deputy Mayor Laura Cima, died on August 3. He was 81. He was a member of Teamster’s Local 460.