“You Shall Love Your Neighbor As Yourself” (Leviticus 19:18)
Edwin Jay Rosenbaum
Edwin Jay Rosenbaum, 96 of Boca Raton FL, passed away peacefully on April 16, 2022
Edwin was born in New York to Josef Jay and Anne Silverman Rosenbaum.
He and his loving wife, Ruth Trencher Rosenbaum had been married 73 years.
Edwin graduated from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 1948 and earned a
master’s degree in business administration from the University of Hartford.
He operated a consulting firm in Fairfax County, Virginia that specialized in small businesses. He was a
member of Beth El Hebrew Congregation in Alexandria, Virginia, and supported other Jewish and
philanthropic enterprises. Edwin grew up in Brooklyn New York, and resided in West Hartford, Connecticut,
Fairfax County, Virginia, and Palm Beach County, Florida, and had a summer residence in Ocean City,
Maryland. He is preceded in death by his sister, Diane Weiss. He is survived by his wife, Ruth, daughters
Nancy Kessler (James), Marjorie Bassman (Mitchell), grandchildren Lauren, Susan, Jason, and Jennifer,
and great-grandchildren Eli and Aviya.