Grace Robinson

Grace Robinson

Grace Robinson, 95, of Elberon died June 25, 2011. Born in Elizabeth, she spent her childhood in Newark and lived in Orange, South Orange, and Chatham Township before moving to Elberon.

Mrs. Robinson worked as a French teacher for more than 47 years at East Orange High School.

She was a member of Temple Israel of the Oranges and Temple Sinai in Summit, and occasionally attended services at Temple Beth Miriam, Elberon.

Predeceased by her husband, A.W., she is survived by two daughters, Joyce Leibowitz and Faith Lessig; her sister, Eliner Tannenbaum; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Services were held June 28 with arrangements by Bloomfield-Cooper Jewish Chapels, Ocean. Memorial contributions may be made to Temple Sinai or the National Yiddish Book Center, Amherst, Mass.

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