Alice Berntsen, of Chatham Township, passed away on April 12, 2020. She was 88. Born in Brooklyn on May 17, 1931 to Daniel and Lillian (Andreassen) Olsen, Alice lived there for many years before moving to New Jersey in 2007 to be closer to her family. She did spend many of her formative years living in Lista, Norway where all her schooling was done.
Alice enjoyed baking and needlepoint and was a member of Long Hill Chapel in Chatham Township. She will be remembered as a loving, caring, devoted and Godly Christian woman. Extremely hospitable, she always thought about the well-being and happiness of others. She was very proud of her Norwegian heritage. A wonderful wife, daughter, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend, she will be deeply missed by all who knew her.
She was the beloved wife of the late Theodor Berntsen. Loving mother to Torry Berntsen and his wife, Dinah. Cherished grandmother of Jeremy Berntsen and his wife, Lindsey, Jonathan Berntsen, Amanda Brown and her husband, Khamal, and the late Tyler Berntsen. Devoted and adoring great-grandmother of Olivia and Jordan Berntsen.