Eugene David Rothenberg, 84, of Rumson and Clearwater, Fla., died July 29, 2017. Born in Boston, he grew up in Roxbury and Brighton, Mass.
Dr. Rothenberg was a past president of the medical staff at Monmouth Medical Center, director of the department of obstetrics and gynecology at Monmouth Medical Center, and recipient of the Golden Merit award upon completion of 50 years of distinguished service as a practicing doctor.
He was a cum laude graduate of Boston University’s class of 1953 and Tufts Medical School’s class of 1957. He served his internship and residency (OB-GYN) at the University of Illinois and graduated in 1964.
He was a former board member of Planned Parenthood of Central NJ.
He served on the board of directors of three public REITs: Monmouth Capital Corporation for six years, Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation for six years, and UMH Properties, Inc., for 36 years.
He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Judith (Goldstein); two daughters, Jill Adler of Marblehead, Mass., and Ava Lawrence of Palm Harbor, Fla.; a brother, Stanley of Waterford, Maine; and two grandchildren.
Services were held Aug. 3 with arrangements by Bloomfield-Cooper Jewish Chapels, Ocean.