Ruth Burstein, the widow of former New Jersey Assembly Majority Leader Albert Burstein, died on August 26. She was 91. A former teacher, Burstein worked as a mediator in Bergen County municipal courts.
Frank Chillemi, who served on the Fairfield (Essex) Planning Board in the 1990s, died on August 24. He was 89.
Harry Ruhl, who worked for Mount Holly for over 20 years, died on August 22. He was 76.
Yolkert Veeder, the son of former Ocean County Court Judge David Veeder, died on August 23. He was 92.