Esta Marx (Roth), 74, of Somerset died July 29, 2018. She was born in Newark.
Mrs. Marx taught for many years at James Madison Elementary School in Edison.
She graduated from Irvington High School and attended Newark State College.
She was active within her synagogue, first with Ohev Shalom in Colonia, where she was sisterhood president and a life member of Hadassah, and later at Neve Shalom in Metuchen, where she participated in numerous committees. She was active more recently at her residence at Somerset Run, staying active in its Women’s Club by running multiple events and trips.
She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Daniel; her daughter, Amy (Jason); her son, Mitchell (Ellen); and three grandchildren.
Services were held July 31 with arrangements by Gleason Funeral Home, Somerset. Memorial contributions may be made to Hadassah Medical Center in Jerusalem or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.