Tara Sims, 48, of Oak Ridge, passed away suddenly on January 11, 2020.
Born in Hackensack, Tara grew up in Little Ferry and settled in Oak Ridge with her husband, Robert, 6 years ago. Tara loved the sun and the beach and especially enjoyed her yearly trips to Wildwood.
Tara is survived by her husband, Robert; her parents, Jim and Patricia Murphy; her brother, Neil Murphy and his wife Michelle Cohen Murphy; and her in-laws, Robert and Frances Sims. She was predeceased by her sister, Denise Murphy.
Visiting hours will be held from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm Friday, January 17 at the M. John Scanlan Funeral Home, Pompton Plains. A funeral service will be held during the visitation at 8:30 pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Tara's memory to Barks Animal Rescue, PO Box 593, Stanhope, NJ 07874 would be greatly appreciated.