Irene Goldberg

Irene Goldberg

Irene Yiddis Steinhardt Goldberg (Lefkowitz) of West Orange died April 12, 2020. She was born in 1925 in Kiralyhelmec, Czechoslovakia. She was a Holocaust survivor who survived the Auschwitz, Bergen-Belsen, and Dachau concentration camps as well as a prisoner death march. She lived in Queens prior to moving to New Jersey seven years ago.

Mrs. Goldberg was a member of Torath Emeth synagogue in Kew Garden Hills, Queens, for over 60 years.

Predeceased by her first husband of 14 years, Max E. Steinhardt, and her second husband of 33 years, Alfred Goldberg, she is survived by three daughters, Bertha (Irving) Gutman of Blue Bell, Pa., Linda (Israel) Majzner of Caldwell, and Susan Steinhardt (Lyle Finger) of Port Jefferson, N.Y.; a stepson, Bernard Goldberg of London; eight grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

Private services were held April 13 at Cedar Park Cemetery, Paramus. Memorial contributions may be made to the Margulies Senior Center at JCC MetroWest, West Orange.

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