Jacqueline K. Aronson, 84, of Middletown, NJ, passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday, May 27, 2012. She was born in Omaha, NE, and lived in NYC for 17 years before moving to Middletown in 1969.
Jackie is survived by Howard, her devoted husband of 60 years, her son Michael of Seminole, FL, her daughter Ann of Aberdeen, NJ, and her sister Sandra Tenenbaum of Denver, CO.
Jackie, a graduate of Wells College in Aurora, NY, was very active in local affairs. Just a few are The Task Force For Better Schools in Middletown, Association For Improving Middletown (AIM), The Shade Tree Commission, MCOSS (now VNA-CNJ), and CPC Behavioral Health. In addition, she assisted in initiating the recycling center in Middletown, one of the first such centers in her area. She was dearly loved and respected by all who knew her.
A memorial service is planned for Thursday morning May 31st at 11 AM at the Monmouth Reform Temple at 332 Hance Avenue in Tinton Falls, NJ (732-747-9365), followed by a luncheon at the Navesink CC in Middletown, NJ. In lieu of flowers, you may contribute in her name to CPC Behavioral Health, Monmouth Conservation Foundation, Two River Theater Company or the Monmouth County SPCA.
Bloomfield-Cooper Jewish Chapels, Ocean Twp. is in charge of arrangements. 732-493-4343.