|Birth: ||May 7, 1915, Germany|
|Death: ||Apr. 14, 2000|
AUBURN, Calif. — Margie Rothenberg, 84, died Friday.
She was born in Madeburg, Germany, and married Walter in 1941. She lived in Salem from 1970 to 1998 and owned the Metropolitan Store with her husband for many years. She volunteered at Fairview Training Center for 37 years and was a lifelong advocate for retarded citizens. She was a founding member of the Portland Association for Retarded Citizens in the 1950s. She was a member of Temple Beth Israel in Portland. Her husband died in 1997.
Survivors include her son, Franklin of Portland; daughter, Ivette Rothenberg of Auburn, Calif.; sister, Ilsa Nathanson of North Miami, Fla.; two grandchildren.
Private services will be at Beth Israel Cemetery in Portland. Arrangements are by Holman's Funeral Service in Portland.
Contributions: Oregon Voice of the Retarded, P.O. Box 18237, Portland, OR 97218.
Walter Rothenberg (1905 - 1997)*
Beth Israel Cemetery
Created by: Sheri West
Record added: Apr 06, 2005
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