Barbara Engel Swartzberg, 80, of High Point, NC, died Dec. 7, 2011. She was born in Paterson.
Mrs. Swartzberg taught kindergarten in Paterson.
She was a graduate of Plattsburgh State Teachers College.
Predeceased by her first husband, Herbert W. Engel, in 1980, she is survived by her husband, Fred Swartzberg; two sons, Peter Engel of Livingston and James Engel of High Point; her daughter, Cathy Oresman of Pawtucket, RI; two stepdaughters, Cyndi Maltby of Greensboro, NC, and Sally Koblitz of Alpharetta, Ga.; a brother, Kalman Stein of Fort Lee; and seven grandchildren.
Services were held Dec. 12 with arrangements by Cumby Family Funeral Service, High Point, and Bloomfield-Cooper Jewish Chapels, Ocean. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Piedmont, High Point; or the National MS Society, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.