B'Nai Israel
171 Ridge Rd
Rumson, NJ 07760
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Judith Iris Rothenberg

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Judith Iris Rothenberg


Judith Iris Rothenberg of Rumson, NJ and Clearwater, FL died August 23, 2017.

She was born September 17, 1935 in Newark, NJ, the elder daughter of Virginia and David Goldstein. Judie grew up in Maplewood, NJ. She graduated from Highland Manor High School in Long Branch, NJ and Boston University with a B.A. in Education.

She dedicated her time to her family and causes she loved. Most notably Judith was a Board member of Monmouth University Library, the Henry Pollak Auxiliary of Monmouth Medical Center, Monmouth Symphony League and a former Board member of the SPCA of Monmouth County. She also supported the Monmouth County Opera Guild, the Monmouth Conservation Foundation, Planned Parenthood and 180 Turning Lives Around.

Judith married her beloved Dr. Eugene David Rothenberg on November 21, 1959 in Germany. At the time she was a teacher at the American School, but they had met at BU. Judith is predeceased less than 4 weeks by her husband of 57 years. She is survived by her daughters Jill Adler of Marblehead, MA and Ava Lawrence of

Palm Harbor, FL, her sister Robin Rabin of Springfield, NJ, and her grandchildren Virginia and Jack.

The funeral service will be at 10:00am at Congregation B'nai Israel, 171 Ridge Road, Rumson, NJ on Monday August 28th, 2017. Interment will follow at B'nai Israel Cemetery, Tinton Falls. The family will begin Shiva by receiving people at the Molly Pitcher Inn in Red Bank at 12:30.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the SPCA of Monmouth County.
Published in Asbury Park Press on Aug. 27, 2017
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