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Doris Edna (Boesser) Law

May 14, 1932 ~ March 5, 2024 (age 91) 91 Years Old

Doris Law Obituary

Doris Edna Law (nee Boesser), 91 of Lakewood passed from this life peacefully on Tuesday, March 5, 2024. Doris was born May 14, 1932 in Kearny, New Jersey to the late William and Edna Boesser. She was a loving wife, devoted mother and grandmother.

She graduated from Trenton State College (College of New Jersey). She taught 3rd - grad in Caldwell and went on to teach in Germany, but soon came home to Marry Wudgie  (Warren). She raised 4 children and later received her master’s degree in Library Science from Rutgers University, becoming the head Librarian of Dunellen, NJ.

Doris was an avid reader, loving mysteries. She loved baking apple pies and cookies.

In retirement, she and Warren traveled around the globe, gardened and painted waters colors . She loved the Mets. She was a long time member of Lavallette Yacht Club and was club historian.

Doris is predeceased by her parents, William Boesser; Edna Young Boesser; spouse Warren Law and son, Robert Law and her sisters Wilma Watson and Isabel Smith. Doris is survived by her son, Richard Law and his wife Quy,of Ridgewood; daughters, Debra Mendez and her husband David of Hillsborough , NJ and Hilary Klimek and her husband James of Basking Ridge, NJ ,8 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren , her sister Marilyn Macco and many nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Gathering will be held on Saturday, March23, 2024 from 11am  to 1pm with a 12 pm Service at Timothy E. Ryan Home for Funerals, 995 Fischer Blvd., Toms River.

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Memorial Gathering
March 23, 2024

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Timothy E. Ryan Home for Funerals- Fischer Blvd.
995 Fischer Blvd.


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