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Ruth Azulay Cahn

AGE: 95 • Rumson

Ruth Azulay Cahn, 95, passed away on Wednesday, June 21, 2017. She was born in North Haledon and was a lifelong resident of New Jersey. Mrs. Cahn attended the Juilliard School and graduated from Monmouth College with a Bachelor's in Education. She taught piano for many years, taught fifth grade at the Deal School and continued her education at Teachers College, Columbia University, earning a Master's in Education Administration. Mrs. Cahn was a long-time member of Congregation B'nai Israel, Rumson. Her husband, Herbert, of 62 years, predeceased her. She is survived by her daughter, Susanna, and her husband, Victor Glass; son, David and his wife, Rabbi Linda Shriner-Cahn; daughter, Abby and her husband, Tommy Anton; grandchildren - Jacob (Lora), Ephram (Jennifer), Jonathan, Zachary, David, Benjamin, Kayla, and Elliot; great-grandchildren - Akiva, Adam, and Fiona. Funeral services were held at Plaza Jewish Community Chapel in New York City on Friday, June 23, with burial at Temple Beth El Cemetery in Neptune NJ. Contributions may be made in her memory to Congregation Tehillah, P.O. Box 109, Riverdale, NY 10463; Congregation B'nai Israel, 171 Ridge Rd., Rumson, NJ; and/or Seabrook Village Benevolent Care Fund, 3004 Essex Rd., Tinton Falls, NJ 07753.
Published in Asbury Park Press on June 25, 2017
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