Shirlee A. Goldstein (Alexander), 98, of Highland Park died March 19, 2020. Born in Norwick, Conn., she had lived for several years in Somerset before spending 30 years in North Brunswick. She moved to Highland Park four years ago.
Mrs. Goldstein had to leave high school early to work and care for her family. While living in Connecticut, she taught knitting for 30 years while raising her own family. At the age of 50, after her children were grown, she went to school and became a dental assistant. She then worked for her son, Dr. Glenn D. Goldstein, D.M.D., before retiring.
She was a member for many years of Congregation B’nai Tikvah in North Brunswick.
In addition to her son, she is survived by two daughters, Jana Shur and Claudia Goodman; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Private services were held with arrangements by Crabiel Parkwest Funeral Chapel, New Brunswick.