Mildred Boxer

Mildred Boxer

Mildred Boxer (Blum), 92, of Metuchen died July 6, 2011. She was born and raised in Bayonne.

At the age of 61, Mrs. Boxer graduated from Douglass College with a BA.

She was a founding member of Neve Shalom in Metuchen and was very active in the early growth of the congregation. She was a member of the sisterhood and headed the committee for the installation of the sanctuary’s stained-glass windows.

Predeceased by her son, Robert, in 2005, she is survived by her husband of 69 years, Leon; two sons, Keith and Michael; four grandchildren; and a great-grandson.

Services were held July 10 with arrangements by Flynn and Son Funeral Home, Metuchen. Memorial contributions may be made to the Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer.

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