Margaret Rand (nee Zeleznik), 94, died peacefully on Friday, June 11, 2021, at her daughter's home in Swedesboro, NJ. Mrs. Rand grew up in Rahway, NJ and lived in Clark, NJ from 1946 to 2018 before moving to Woodbury, NJ near her daughter's family. She graduated from Rahway High School in 1944. Margaret worked at National Pneumatic until 1948 when she started raising her family. She was a Girl Scout Leader, and an active member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Rahway. Margaret was also a very active member of the Order of Eastern Star where she served as an officer for many years.
Her love of art kept her involved in the Clark Art Association for many years. Mrs. Rand worked as a school secretary in the Clark Public Schools. Margaret became an active member of the Clark Senior Citizens where she enjoyed the many trips to Atlantic City. An avid tennis player, golfer and bowler, Margaret was an exceptionally good athlete. Her love of travel took her to many places around the world. Her family was most important in her life. Holidays with her children, sisters and brother and nieces and nephews were what made her most happy.
Margaret was predeceased by her husband Richard C. Rand, her parents John and Anna, and siblings, Marie, Pete, and Ann. She is survived by her loving children, Connie Lisa, Richard Rand, and Douglas Rand (Kathleen), adored grandchildren, Bryan Lisa (Tracy), Suzanne Esfahani (Mike), Emily, Elizabeth and Eileen as well as her 5 great-grandchildren (Charlie, Cate, Jude, Laila and Aubrey), her sister Helen Frazee and many beloved nieces and nephews..
A private memorial service will be held for the family. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in memory of Margaret to your charity of choice. Memories may be shared at www.kelleyfhpitman.com.»(Do not delete this line. It does not print. Text that is to appear on web must be entered before this line)