Rita Becker

Rita (Blick ) Becker

Rita Blick Becker, age 97, died on Tuesday, February 13, at Brighton Gardens in Edison. She was born in Brooklyn, NY and had lived in Tom's River before moving to Edison in 2002.

Prior to her retirement, she along with her husband, Irving owned and operated Biby's Jewelry in New Brunswick.

She is predeceased by her husband, Irving Becker in 2004 and her brothers, Herbert Blick and Stanley Blick.

Surviving are her daughters, Marsha Katz, Sheryl Mann and her husband, Howard and Tara Rahmy and her husband, Barry; her grandchildren, Nomi Schwartz, Ari Katz and Tannis Kristjanson, David and Orit Mann, Evan and Melissa Mann, Cleo and Matt Tarca and Madeline Rahmy. Also surviving are her great grandchildren, Emma, Kyla and Ethan Schwartz and Jacob, Ariella and Mia Mann and Loa, Astrid and Sergio Katz.

A funeral service will be held on Friday, February 16, 2018 at 2:00 pm at Higgins Home for Funerals, 752 Mountain Blvd., Watchung. Interment is private.