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Mrs. Paula Selkow

April 21, 1947 — February 19, 2022

Paula Selkow, 74, passed away at her home with her family by her side, on Saturday, February 19,2022. Born in the Bronx, NY, Paula had lived in Boston, Massachusetts, while completing her Masters Degree before moving to Manhattan Manhattan to attend Fordham University where she received her Doctorate Degree in School Psychology. Paula, then moved to Princeton, NJ, where she met and married her husband, Maurice. Together in 1978 they made Somerset, NJ their permanent residence.

Paula was a member of the American Psychological Association and the New Jersey Psychological Association. In the late 1980's and early 1990's, Paula founded the Central Jersey Professional Women's Association.

For enjoyment, Paula took up tap dance and made jewelry. Her greatest achievement was being a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and sister-in-law.

Predeceased by her parents Aaron and Edith (Rothenberg) Selkow and her grandmother, Frieda Rothenberg, she is survived by her husband of almost 45 years, Maurice Rosenstrauss, her son David Rosenstrauss, her grandson Max Moss Rosenstrauss, her sister Joyce Selow , her niece Eli Fujita and her brothers-in-law Rod Fujita and Joel Rosenstrauss.

Funeral service will take place at Ashe Emeth Memorial Temple, 222 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ on Monday, February 21, 2022 at 10:30 am. Interment at Floral Park Cemetery, Deans, NJ, (South Brunswick Twp.).
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