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ROSENBERG - Paul died peacefully due to complications from heart failure on January 17, 2021 in Hillsborough, NC at the age of 90. Paul is survived by his wife, Carol Sue (Morse) of Chapel Hill; children, Douglas Rosenberg (Marilyn), Michael, and Cathy Marchant (Bret). He is preceded in death by his parents, Seymour and Mary Ruth (Cohen) Rosenberg. Paul was born on August 18, 1930 in Brooklyn, NY. He graduated from Little Red School House and Elisabeth Irwin High School in 1948, Springfield College in 1952 with a bachelors degree in Physical Education, and Columbia University in 1958 with a Master of Arts degree in Education. He married Carol Sue Morse in 1958 and enjoyed 62 years of marriage. Over two decades, Paul became an accomplished high school basketball coach in Wyandanch, NY and Valley Stream, NY where he was a positive role model for high school athletes. He retired from NY State after 32 years as a Physical Education teacher and relocated to Chapel Hill, NC in 1985. Paul was a personable individual with an unforgettable and endearing sense of humor who loved golf and was passionate about The NY Giants (Baseball and Football), NY Mets, NY Islanders, and educating students. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Little Red School House and Elisabeth Irwin High School (LREI) at 272 Sixth Ave NY, NY 10014 or Springfield College Department of Athletics at 263 Alden Street, Springfield MA 01109-3797.
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