Zoe Gelder, age 95, of Atlanta passed away peacefully on Feb. 19, 2014. She was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. on June 18, 1918, the daughter of Henrietta and Irving Rosen. Zoe grew up in Brooklyn. She later met and married her beloved husband Gene Gelder and raised her family in Merrick, Long Island. She was a devoted wife and mother and a true friend to all who knew her. She was predeceased by her husband Gene Gelder and her brother Leonard Rosen. Zoe is survived by her son Roger Gelder and his wife Corky of Atlanta, sister-in-law Frieda Rosen of Brooklyn, N.Y.; Granddaughter Jennifer Gelder of Atlanta; Grandson Josh Gelder and his wife Karen of New York; Great Grandchildren Jake and Alex Newberg and Jack and Mia Gelder. Other survivors include niece Ilene Rosen. The family wishes to thank caregivers Tammare James, Sharon Rowe and LaShunda Anderson for their care and compassion. Sign the online guest book at www.jewishfuneralcare.com. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to The William Breman Jewish Home, Temple Sinai or Weinstein Hospice. Arrangements by Dressler’s Jewish Funeral Care, Atlanta (770) 451-4999.
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