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Elizabeth Ostman

March 2, 1932 - August 27, 2021

Loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother & friend


Service Date: August 31, 2021

In Lieu of Flowers: Please make donations in her memory to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital P.O. Box 1000, (Dept. 300), Memphis, TN 38148

Obituaries » Elizabeth Ostman

Elizabeth “Betty” (Ostman passed away on Friday, August 27, 2021 at St. Clare’s Hospital in Dover. She was 89.

She was born in Newark, raised in Down Neck Newark. Betty lived in Harrison for 10 years & Parsippany for 50 years before moving to Sparta 3 years ago.

Betty worked as a Cashier at Shop Rite in both at Morris Plains & Morristown.

She is predeceased by her husband Edward J. who passed away on 12/21/2012.

Survivors include her sons: Jeff & his wife, Cathy & Gary & his wife, Cheryl; her daughter, Debbie Makowski & her husband, Mark; her cherished grandchildren: Jessica Agatinio & her husband, Dan, Martin Lowe, Renee Martelli & her husband, Greg, Tara Stevens & her husband, Billy, Lisa Mosior & her husband, Steven, Jill Makowski, Edward Ostman & Sierra Ostman; & her treasured great-grandchildren: Brandon, Cora, Jack, Emma, Grace, Leo, Gabriel & Billy.

Family and Friends are invited to attend her Graveside Service at 11:00a.m. on Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at Gate of Heaven Cemetery. 225 Ridgedale Avenue, East Hanover. Interment to immediately follow. Arrangements under the direction of Par-Troy Funeral Home, 95 Parsippany Road, Parsippany. (973) 887-3235 or visit In lieu of flowers Please make donations in her memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital P.O. Box 1000, (Dept. 300), Memphis, TN 38148