Frances Rosenberg, a long-time area resident passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 16, 2019. She was 97. The daughter of the late David and Edith Rosenthal Karp, Frances was born on January 12, 1922 in Newark, NJ.
Frances had a love of reading and made weekly trips to the library. She took pride in tending to her flowers in front of her home. Her family was the most important thing to her.
She is survived by her three children: William (Carol) Rosenberg, Edith Epstein, and Hildy Schoonmaker; five grandchildren, Michael (Michelle) Rosenberg, Jenna Rosenberg, Erica (Michael) Calleia, Elana (John) Milano, and Laurie Schoonmaker; and her four great-grandchildren, Logan, Lily, Leo, and Ian. She is also survived by her sister Anne Perelman.
Frances was pre-deceased by her loving husband, Lester Rosenberg, and sister, Shirley Feldberg.
A funeral service will take place on Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 10:00am at the Joseph N. Garlick Funeral Home, 388 Broadway, Monticello, NY 12701. Burial will immediately follow at the Workman Circle # 610 Cemetery, Old Thompsonville Road, Monticello, NY.
Memorial contributions in Frances’ name may be made to the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 479 Broadway Monticello, NY 1270 .
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Joseph N. Garlick Funeral Home - Monticello; “Honorably Serving the Tri-County Jewish Community for 70 Years” 845-794-7474 or www.josephngarlickfuneralhome.com