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Jean Arbeiter

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Arbeiter, Jean, nee:Sonkin, age 80, resident of Leonia for 44 years, on Saturday April 8, 2017.
Born in the Bronx, she was an author of nine literary works and an editor at Medical Economics and other major book publishers in Manhattan. She was committed to social endeavors, and chaired both the board of Shelter Our Sisters and the Democratic Municipal Committee of Leonia. Beloved wife for 52 years to Solomon Arbeiter. Devoted mother of Daniel, Peter and Claire.
Dear mother-in-law of Jill and Neeta. Cherished grandmother of Philip, Jacob, Dev, Rebecca, Dilan.
Dearly missed by Kenneth Schwartz.
Chapel service Monday 12 noon at Eden Memorial Chapels 327 Main Street Fort Lee, NJ.
If so desired donations may be made to the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation. For information or condolences or (201) 947-EDEN.

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  1. We are so sorry to hear about Jean. I have happy memories of her talking with my mom & dad and always being so nice to me during family gatherings while growing up.

  2. My deepest condolences on your loss, and thoughts and prayers to Sol and the family. Jean was a good friend and neighbor to my parents for so many years. She will be greatly missed.

  3. Obviously, a great and accomplished lady. I wish I had met her. My condolences to the family as a friend of Jill Arbeiter and the Classics Department where she has been a light to us all for many year

  4. We our so saddened by the loss of an incredible person. Our condolences to all of you and may you find comfort in the wonderful memories you have of her. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.

  5. Dear Solomon, Eli and I send our sincerest condolences to you and your family on the loss of such a beautiful, accomplished woman. It was my privilege to have met her and work along side her in Leonia politics. She will be sorely missed. Aviva & Eli Levy

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