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Gloria B.

April 18, 2020

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Obituary for Gloria B. Slackman

The family writes --

Gloria Slackman (nee Sternstein) of Fort Lee, NJ passed away Saturday, April 18th. She was born on January 9, 1949 in Washington Heights, NY and was predeceased by her parents Herbert and Blanche (nee Gurwitz). Ms. Slackman received her undergraduate degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University and a master’s in education from Lehman College. She was a retired New York City public school educator who taught in the Bronx for 30+ years. She enjoyed the company of her close friends, spending time with her family, shopping and watching the New York Mets. Ms. Slackman is survived by her daughter Jennifer Wishna (Scott) of Springfield, NJ, son Brian (Corina) of Glen Ridge, NJ, five grandchildren (Ben, Sam, Parker, Lilly and Harper), her sister Lydia Gralla (Preston) of Cambridge, MA, as well as many additional family members and friends whose lives she enriched.

A memorial service to celebrate Ms. Slackman will be held at a future to be determined date. In lieu of flowers, donations in her name may be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research at

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