The Times, Trenton, New Jersey, October 11, 2001
MONROE -- Margaret Katz Goldfinger died Tuesday at home.
Born in Vienna, Austria, she was a ballerina at the Vienna State Opera House until she was forced to resign by the Nazis in 1938. She fled from Austria to Switzerland to avoid Nazi persecution and moved to the United States in 1949.
Mrs. Goldfinger worked as a milliner in New York City and owned Speedwell Meats Inc., Morristown, with her husband for many years.
She was a member of the Morristown Jewish Center, its Sisterhood and ORT, and Brandeis University Women's Club. She lived in Monroe since 1998.
She is survived by her husband, Murray Goldfinger; three daughters, Adele Black of Rockaway, Linda Prentiss of Chester and Susan Chanin of Titusville; a brother, Henry Katz of St. Louis; and five grandchildren, Eric, Stephen, Emily, David and Rebecca.
Funeral will be noon today at Adath Israel Congregation, 1958 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville.
Burial will be in Beth Israel Memorial Park, Woodbridge.
Shiva will be observed at the family residence.
Arrangements are by Kreitzman's Memorial Home, Union.