Friday, 04 May 1934 - Saturday, 30 September 2017
Funeral Date: Tuesday, 03 October 2017
Charlotte Lois Gardner, aged 83, was born in Newark, to Samuel and Goldie (nee Ferman) Gardner. She was married to Dr, Alan L. Semet, who predeceased her. She was graduated from Weequaic High School in Newark and received her nursing degree from Fairleigh Dickinson. She worked at the Beth Israel Hospital in Newark and as also as a nurse for Planned Parenthood, Mountainside Hospital and as a hospice nurse. She is survived by her sons, Gardner Semet, and Elliot Semet, her daughter in laws Daphne Semet, and Kathy Semet and her four grandchildren Victor, Gabriella, Evan and Madeline. She kept the tradition of a close family, always with her brother Morris, aka “Butch”, her sister Harriet and her brother in law Barry, their spouses Angela, Alfred and Raquel, and their children David, Susan, Michael, Karen, Scott and Stephanie. She shared her compassion and hospitality with her extended family, friends, friends of her family, friends of friends, and her patients. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine at Mount Sinai Health System. Please send donations to: Mount Sinai Hospital with Geriatrics in the memo line, to: Office of Development (Attn: Natasha McCabe). Mount Sinai Health System One Gustave L. Levy Place, Box 1049 New York, NY 10029. You can also donate online, by selecting the Geriatrics designation at: https://philanthropy.mountsinai.org/donate.