Jennifer Lynn Pruden, 62, of Linden died March 16, 2014. She was born in Jersey City and was a former resident of Cranford.
Ms. Pruden was the director of the Union County Rape Crisis Center for 20 years before retiring.
She graduated from Kean University with a degree in psychology and from Southern Illinois University with a master’s degree in rehabilitation counseling.
Predeceased by her mother, Helen, she is survived by her father, Jerome; a brother, Jeffrey (Sheri); a sister, Nancy (Gerald) Siegel; and five nephews and nieces, David Siegel, Jamie Siegel, Matt Siegel, Samantha Pruden, and Evan Pruden.
Services were held March 19 at Congregation Beth Chaim, Princeton Junction, with arrangements by Orland’s Ewing Memorial Chapel, Ewing