Monday, 16 August 1926 - Saturday, 09 September 2017
Funeral Date: Tuesday, 12 September 2017
Libbie Saslaw of Hackensack, NJ, formerly of Woodcliff Lake and Glen Rock, NJ, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, on Saturday, September 9th, 2017. Born on August 16, 1926 in Somerville, Massachusetts she was the daughter of Jennie and David Rosenberg. She graduated at the top of her class from Simmons College with highest honors. She was an accomplished pianist, avid bridge player, and student of the arts. She was a member of Temple Avodat Shalom and a former co-president of the local Brandeis University National Women’s Committee. She is survived by her beloved husband of 70 years, Irving; her brother Gerald Rosenberg and his wife Dottie; her son, Edward; daughter Lynne Mason and her husband Bill; son Richard and his wife Sue; grandchildren Michael (Mason), Greg (Mason), Debbie, Dan (Mason), Rachel, and Jamie; great-grandson, Luca (Mason), cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, September 12th, 2017 at 1:00 PM at Robert Schoem’s Menorah Chapel (Paramus, NJ) followed by internment at Cedar Park Cemetery (Paramus, NJ). In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Acoustic Neuroma Association, or Temple Avodat Shalom.