Merrie Nelson, a former copy editor for the New York Daily News, died on June 7 of complications related to a damaged heart. She was 55.
Nancy Woods, who served on the Demarest Board of Education for 15 years, died on June 10. She was 92. Woods was the mother of 14.
Joseph Yee, a former Springfield (Union County) Planning Board member, died on June 3. He was 93. Yee served in the U.S. Army during World War II.