Linda Jane Rosenthal, 78, of Union died May 17, 2017. She was born in Newark.
Ms. Rosenthal’s professional life was focused on social service work in the Chicago area, Essex County, and the state of New Jersey.
A 1956 graduate of Weequahic High School, she attended Russell Sage College in Troy, N.Y., and subsequently graduated from Upsala College.
She is survived by her sister, Debora Rosenthal (Dr. Martin) Weiss; her nephew, Brad (Julie) Weiss; two nieces, Jessica Weiss and Elisabeth Weiss-Roberts; a grand-nephew; and five grand-nieces.
Services were held May 18 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union. Memorial contributions may be made to the Neurosurgery Research and Education Foundation of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, 5550 Meadowbrook Drive, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008.