Ruth Bernstein

News Staff's picture
April 25, 1917 – Dec. 25, 2018

Ruth (Sabloff) Bernstein, 101, of West Orange, died on December 25, 2018. She was born in Newark and raised in East Orange.

She was an active member of Margulies Senior Group at the JCC MetroWest where she volunteered at the Nutrition Program and was a member of the senior group at Temple B’nai Abraham. She had a zest for life and loved being with family.

On her 100th birthday, Ruth was given the Legends Award from Essex County, which recognizes the tremendous contributions of our senior citizens, for advocating and providing assistance that is helping their fellow seniors to remain active and continue living in our community.

Predeceased by her daughter, Dana Marcus, she is survived by her daughters, Susan Beatty (Allen) and Carole Ostrowe (Rick), both Livingston residents. She is also survived by her son-in-law, Robert Marcus; grandchildren, Scott Beatty, Deena Weissman, Jennifer Marcus, Brett Marcus, Tara Ostrowe, Randy Ostrowe; great grandchildren Lily and Paige Beatty, Jordan and ZachWeissman, Harris, Evyn and Noa Marcus, and Zoe Ostrowe.

Services were held on December 28.

Rate this article: 
No votes yet