Martha K. Kirschner Rosen, 87, of South River died Nov. 4, 2010. Born in the Bronx, she resided in Highland Park before moving to South River 55 years ago.
Prior to retiring in 1956, Mrs. Rosen was a teacher for the North Brunswick Board of Education for 12 years. Prior to that, she was an elementary school teacher for three years in East Brunswick and was a part-time principal and teacher at the Adams School in North Brunswick.
She received her BS in education in 1944 from Kean University, Union.
She was a congregant of Anshe Emeth Memorial Temple, New Brunswick, since 1938.
Predeceased by her husband, Jerome, in 2006, she is survived by her son, David S. of Bridgewater; a sister, Rhoda Wagman of East Brunswick; and a grandson.
Services were held Nov. 5 with arrangements by Mount Sinai Memorial Chapels, East Brunswick. Memorial contributions may be made to Anshe Emeth Memorial Temple.