KINGSTON — Marilyn Rosenberg, 80, of Kingston and formerly of Shavertown, died Saturday evening, Feb. 1, 2014, in Manor Care, Kingston.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, and residing in the Wyoming Valley all her life, she was a daughter of the late Frank and Esther Kornfeld Wolfe. Marilyn was a graduate of GAR High School and was employed in women's retail as a salesperson.
She was a member of Temple Israel Synagogue, the Jewish Community Center and other civic and religious organizations.
Marilyn was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur; and brothers, Charles Wolfe and Leon "Label" Wolfe.
She is survived by her daughter, Roslyn, and her husband, Dr. William Forstate, Pittsburgh; and son, Scott D Rosenberg, Edgewater, N.J.; grandchildren, Benjamin and Sylvia Forstate, and Stephanie Rosenberg.
Funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday from the Rosenberg Funeral Chapel, 348 S. River St., Wilkes-Barre, with Rabbi Larry Kaplan and Cantor Ahron Abraham officiating. Interment will be in Temple Israel Cemetery, Swoyersville. Shiva will be observed 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at 115 First Ave., Kingston.
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For more information, visit www.rosenbergfuneralchapel.com.