Ellen Harriet (Gelfand) Alibrando

May 21, 1953November 7, 2018

Ellen Gelfand Alibrando of Princeton, NJ who was a beloved wife and mother, passed away on November 7, 2018. Ellen graduated top of her class in Springfield, NJ, and went on to follow her passion of Public Health Administration which she used to help the elderly. Ellen is survived by her husband, Joseph Alibrando, her daughter, Marissa Alibrando, her brother, Michael Gelfand, her sister-in-law, Loretta Gelfand, her niece, Pamela Gelfand, her cousin, Carla Altschuld, and her aunt Adrienne Kurman. A funeral service will be held for Ellen on Thursday, November 8, at 11am at Bloomfield Cooper Jewish Chapel. 2130 Highway 35, Ocean, NJ. The family asks that you make a donation in Ellen's name to the Parkinson's Foundation at


  • Funeral Service Thursday, November 8, 2018
  • Shiva Thursday, November 8, 2018

Ellen Harriet (Gelfand) Alibrando

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Pamela Gelfand

November 7, 2018

I send my deepest sympathy to my dear cousin Marissa and my father Michael For there loss! Great memories were made that invoked my deeply loved Aunt! As a child I was sick frequently and she was always one of the first to show up with anything I wanted or needed to make me smile ! Many memories like these will never be forgotten and forever thankful for !