Joel Shoobe of Livingston died Nov. 13, 2010. Born in New York City, he lived in Livingston for the past 45 years.
Mr. Shoobe was a partner and senior member of the law firm of Shoobe & Bakarich, working for 25 years as a tax attorney.
A member of the New Jersey, New York, and Florida bar associations, he was also a member of the American College of Trust & Estates Council and many other legal organizations, for whom he frequently lectured.
He is survived by his wife, Linda; his daughter, Joanne Rueff; his son, Brian; a sister, Enid Topchik; and three grandchildren.
Services were held Nov. 15 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston. Memorial contributions may be to the American Heart Foundation or a Parkinson’s disease foundation of one’s choice.