Mike Gold passes along the sad news that Muriel Kubert died Tuesday from breast cancer. Kubert was wife to Joe, mother to Adam and Andy and the co-founder of the Kubert School of Cartoon Art.
Our condolences to the Kubert family on this loss.
UPDATE: A fuller obituary:
Muriel Isabel Kubert
77, co-owner of art school
She was a resident of Dover, NJ, since 1962, and moved here from Towaco.
Mrs. Kubert was born in New York City, N.Y.
She was a member of Temple Adath Shalom of Parsippany.
She received her bachelor of business degree from Rider College.
She was the co-owner and operator of The Joe Kubert School of Cartoon and Graphic Art Inc., Dover.
She was a member of the Montville Historical Museum and a former member of the Dover Board of Education.
She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Joseph; five children, David of Dover, Danny of Chester, Lisa Zangara of West Virginia, Adam of Flanders and Andy of Randolph; 11 grandchildren, Jacob, Becky, Katie, Zachary, Orion, Troy, Max, Elizabeth, Jay, Sam and Emma; a brother, Joel Fogelson of Calif.; and a sister, Lenore Millian of Connecticut.
[Funeral service info removed -- it was held this morning.]
Donations may be made in her name to Compassionate Care Hospice, 400 W. Blackwell St.,
Dover, N.J. 07801.