Ellen Sommer Thaler, 66, of Lawrenceville died March 1, 2016. Born in Trenton, she was a resident of Lawrenceville most of her life.
Mrs. Thaler worked as a Food Program specialist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture in Robbinsville, and recently received an award for 40 years of service.
She received a BA in early childhood education from Monmouth University and a master’s degree in education from George Washington University.
She is survived by her husband, Barry; her son, Brian; her daughter, Sarah; and a brother, Joel Sommer of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.
Services were held March 4 with arrangements by Orland’s Ewing Memorial Chapel, Ewing. Memorial contributions may be made to Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.