Dr. Jodi Pike
AGE: 35 • Arlington, VA
Dr. Jodi Pike, a pediatric cardiologist at Children's National Medical Center in Washington, DC, died Tuesday, July 9, 2013, of inflammatory breast cancer
at Sibley Memorial Hospital, also in Washington, DC. She was 35 and a resident of Arlington, VA. Dr. Pike specialized in pediatric and fetal echocardiography, and was an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the George Washington University School of Medicine. She was Medical Unit Director of the Heart and Kidney Unit for the past year at Children's National, where she also completed a residency in pediatrics and fellowship in pediatric cardiology. Dr. Pike is a graduate of Manalapan High School in Manalapan, NJ; Cornell University in Ithaca, NY; and the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ.
Dr. Pike is survived by her husband of 9 years, Brett Rosenau of Arlington; their two daughters, Bailey (3) and Claire (6 months) and beloved dog, Simon; sister, Rena Kramer, her husband Josh, and son, Bram of Boston, MA; mother, Beth Sherman and husband Tom of Waretown; father, Michael Pike of Queens, NY; grandfather, Howard Pike, also of Queens; grandfather, Aaron Kutz and wife Marjorie of Manalapan; grandmother, Susan Cooper of New York, NY; stepsister, Nancy Dragone, her husband Jeffrey and son, Warner of Blue Bell, PA; stepbrother, Brian and wife Stephania of Orlando, FL; mother- and father-in-law, Renee and Steven Rosenau of Ambler, PA; sister-in-law, Jolee, her husband Seth, and daughters, Rayna and Dara of Basking Ridge; sister-in-law, Melissa, her husband Tim, and daughter, Rachel of Lower Gwynedd, PA; aunts, uncles, cousins, and dear friends.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, July 12, 2013 at Bloomfield-Cooper Jewish Chapels, 44 Wilson Ave. (Route 527 North), Manalapan.