Roberta Jackson

Roberta Jackson

Roberta S. Jackson (Rothberg), 71, of Kearny died Aug. 28, 2019. She was born in Brooklyn.

A travel agent for 35 years, and founder of her own company, Tours of Distinction, Mrs. Jackson traveled the globe as an organizer and tour escort.

She took classes in business administration at City College of New York.

For decades, she was an active leader in her synagogue, Congregation B’nai Israel of Kearny and North Arlington.

She is survived by her husband of almost 39 years, Arthur; her daughter, Sharyn (Laryssa Husiak) of Minneapolis; a brother, Marc Rothberg; and a grandson.

Services were held Aug. 30 with arrangements by Eden Memorial Chapels, Fort Lee.

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