Ruth Stein, 93, of Rochester, NY, died Dec. 28, 2011. Born and raised in Newark, she lived in Springfield, Manalapan, and Chatham before moving to Rochester 13 years ago.
After raising her children, Mrs. Stein worked as an office manager for the Foxboro Company.
She was a 1935 graduate of Weequahic High School, Newark.
She was a former member of Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael, Springfield, where she was its first woman trustee and a past sisterhood president.
Predeceased by her husband of 45 years, Sidney, she is survived by her daughter, Natalie Lewis; her son, Lewis; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Services were held Jan. 2 with arrangements by Brighton Memorial Chapel, Inc., Rochester. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.