Ethel Stern, 81, of Marlboro died Sept. 16, 2010. Born in Newark, she formerly lived in South Orange.
Mrs. Stern was the administrative assistant to the late New Jersey State Senator Clifford Case and worked for several years at Ogilvy and Mather advertising agency as an account executive.
She was a longtime member of Oheb Shalom Congregation, South Orange, and Beth Torah, Orange.
Predeceased by her husband, Robert, she is survived by her daughter, Jody Minde; her son, Seth; and three grandchildren.
Services were held Sept. 20 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston.