ROSENTHAL, Adelaide "Addie" Of Mt. Vernon, NY, died on September 2, 2012. Born on Oct. 25, 1927 in Paterson, NJ, where she met her future loving husband of 64 years, Stanley Rosenthal, who survives her. Beloved mother of David Rosenthal, M.D. of Framingham, MA and Michael Rosenthal of New Rochelle, NY, loving grandmother, aunt, sister, and friend to many who will miss her generous and loving nature. Registered nurse with B.S. and M.S. degrees, she dedicated her life to her family, friends, and to Mt. Vernon Hospital where she was Director of Infection Control Department and where she worked loyally for over 44 years, being the oldest, yet still vigorous and youthful, full time nurse employed in New York State, until herillness.

Published in The Boston Globe on Oct. 4, 2012