Alan Goldstein, 71, of Philadelphia died June 10, 2017. Born in Princeton, he grew up in Roosevelt. As an adult, he resided in Ewing and Yardley, Pa., before moving to Philadelphia four years ago.
Mr. Goldstein retired from the New Jersey Office of the Public Defender as a chief investigator. Post-retirement he worked for four years with New Jersey Protection and Advocacy, Inc., advocating for the rights of psychiatric patients.
He was a graduate of The College of New Jersey, Ewing.
In Philadelphia, he did volunteer work with elderly victims of crime.
He was a longtime member of Congregation Beth El in Yardley and most recently at Philadelphia’s Congregation Rodeph Shalom.
He is survived by his wife, Eileen; his daughter, Julie; and a brother, Joseph.
Services were held June 12 with arrangements by Orland’s Ewing Memorial Chapel, Ewing. Memorial contributions may be made to Congregation Rodeph Shalom or Congregation Beth El.