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Eileen L. Rosfjord

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Eileen L. Rosfjord

Forked River - Eileen L. Rosfjord (nee Loeb), 73, of Forked River passed away peacefully on March 13, 2018 at Community Medical Center, Toms River. Eileen was born in NYC, NY and formerly resided in Kendall Park, NJ. She had lived in Forked River since 2006. Eileen received her undergraduate degree in 1966 from Douglas College, New Brunswick and her Master's Degree from New Brunswick Theological Seminary in Church History studies in 1984. She worked for Prudential Ins. Co., Middlesex County Planning Board, Whole Earth Center and YWCA. Through her work and volunteer efforts, Eileen always put the care of others first. She worked for Middlesex County, New Brunswick for 11 years as a Section 8 Housing Coordinator. She more recently received training in hospice and palliative care and spent 6 years in Community Medical Center's Pastoral Care.

Eileen served as President, Vice President and member of the South Brunswick Board of Education on the Finance Committee, Negotiating Committee and the Site Plan Review Board.

She was a member of the Lacey United Methodist Church in Forked River where she served as Finance Chairperson and loved acting as their Sunday School Director and participating in the Vacation Bible School and mission trips. Eileen was a veracious reader as well.

Predeceased by her parents, Arthur and Eileen Loeb, Eileen is survived by her husband of 51 years, Richard E. Rosfjord, son Edward C. Rosfjord and his wife Cynthia, daughter Kathrine Walkup and her husband Doug along with 4 beautiful grandchildren, Sam, Zack, Nate and Rachael.

A Viewing will be held on Friday, March 16th, 2018 from 3:00-5:30 pm with a Funeral Service at 7:00 pm at Lacey United Methodist Church, 203 Lacey Rd., Forked River, NJ 08731. All are welcome to attend the repass at 5:30 pm.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Eileen's memory may be made to the Lacey United Methodist Church at the above address. Arrangements are under the care of Riggs Funeral Home, 130 North Rt. 9, Forked River, NJ 08731.
Published in Asbury Park Press on Mar. 15, 2018
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