Carol Lynn Markowitz
Beloved mother and grandmother
Carol Lynn Markowitz, nee Sissman, Lynn to all who knew her, passed away peacefully, in Albuquerque, New Mexico on April 28th 2021. She was born in Newark, New Jersey in 1937. She was a long-time resident of Maplewood. Beloved mother to Wendi Murphy (Dennis), Michael and Ken (Morgan). She was a doting grandmother to Sophie, Ari and Jacob.
Preceded in death by her husband Harold Markowitz, who passed away in 1971, she raised three children while getting a Bachelor's degree in Social Work from Kean College. She went on to receive a Master's Degree in Social Work Administration from Fordham University. She worked for many years for the Council of Jewish Federations. She was an active member of her local JCC. She served in the Maplewood community on many committees including First Night.
She was a caring, loving person who will be missed and remembered fondly by her extended family and friends.
Published in The Star-Ledger on May 2, 2021.