Edward Stuart Kestenbaum, age 60, passed away at home in Bethlehem Township, New Jersey on Sunday, February 18, 2018. He was born April 6, 1957 in New Brunswick, New Jersey to Richard and Rhoda (Mutterpearl) Kestenbaum. Edward graduated from Rider University with a degree in Business Administration. On June 16, 1984 he married Teresa Ann DiFazio. Together they had three daughters.
Edward was a partner for thirty years in the executive recruiting business, The Personnel Group, in Warren Township, New Jersey. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends, was a lifelong fan of the New York Giants, Mets and Rangers, loved coaching Jersey Girls’ softball, vacationing at the beach, and spending time preparing delicious meals for family and friends.
Edward is survived by his parents, Richard and Rhoda Kestenbaum; his loving wife of 33 years, Teresa; daughters, Lara and husband John Benson, Carla, and Diana; grandson, Zachary; siblings, Jeffrey (Karen), Roberta (Andrew). Edward will also be forever remembered by his numerous nieces, nephews and extended family and dear friends.
Relatives and friends will be received at the Martin Funeral Home, 1761 Rt. 31, Clinton NJ, 08809, on Wednesday, February 21, from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. To share memories with the family or for further information please visit, www.martinfh.com
Memorial contributions in honor of Ed may be made through IN MEMORY OF for the Food Pantry of Hunterdon County, at www.inmemoryof-memorial.org.