Barbara (nee Blaustein) Brodsky, age 87 of Emerson NJ, formerly of Elmwood Park NJ, passed away very peacefully on Thursday morning January 25, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Alan R. Brodsky. Devoted mother of Randy B. Nies, (Paula Cottigham). Dear sister of the late Elaine Davidovsky. Dear Aunt of Adriana Davidovsky, and Matias (Gila) and their children Talia, Ari, and Ilan. Prior to her retirement Barbara was an elementary school teacher for the Englewood Board of Education and was a longtime member of the Jewish Community Center of Paramus. A graveside service will be held 1 PM Sunday January 28, 2018 at Beth El Cemetery, 735 Forest Avenue, Paramus NJ. Memorial donations in memory of Barbara Brodsky may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Arrangements by Louis Suburban Chapel, Fair Lawn, NJ.