Gary Steven Rosensweig, 73,


Gary Steven Rosensweig, 73, Gary Steven Rosensweig, 73, passed away on January 2 after a brave battle with prostate cancer. Gary was born in Brooklyn, New York, attended Thomas Jefferson High School in Elizabeth, college at Farleigh Dickinson University in Madison, New Jersey, and Rutgers Law School. He was a lifelong basketball player, playing both in high school and in college. As a father/grandfather he became a passionate and beloved coach of youth basketball. He married Ellen Goodman of Hillside in 1965 and they raised three children, Sara, Seth and Jill, in Twin Rivers and East Windsor. An expert land use and zoning attorney, Gary was in private practice for over 43 years. He was an original member of the New Jersey Meadowlands Commission. In addition to his three children and wife, Gary is survived by his brother, sister, and six grandchildren. The funeral took place at Menorah Chapels in Millburn, on January 5 at 1:00 p.m., with the burial at B’nai Abraham Memorial Park in Union.