Dr. Richard I. Cohen
AGE: 69 • North Brunswick
Dr. Richard I. Cohen, of North Brunswick, passed away Thursday, May 31, 2012 at St. Peter's University Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 69. Born in Newark, he grew up in Elizabeth and lived in South Jersey and NYC before moving to North Brunswick 40 years ago. Dr. Cohen was a pediatrician in New Brunswick and North Brunswick. He was a graduate of Rutgers University, and received his doctorate from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia. He did his internship and residency at St. Luke's Hospital and his fellowship at Jefferson Medical College.
Dr. Cohen is survived by his wife Eileen (Fischer) Cohen; his sons and daughter-in-laws: Matthew and Emma Davies of Erie, CO and his grandson Evan Davies; and Dan & Shauna Cohen of Chanhassen, MN.
Services were private. Contributions may be made in Dr. Cohen's name to your favorite pediatric or cancer charity. Arrangements were by The Crabiel Home for Funerals, 170 N Main St-at Riva Ave., Milltown. You may sign the "obituary" e-mail "guestbook" at www.crabiel.com