Ellen G. Mobarek, 56, of West Windsor passed away on Saturday December 3rd, in the University Medical Center at Princeton with her family by her side.
Born in Cairo, Egypt, she lived in West Windsor for the past 17 years. She was formerly of Yorktown Heights, NY for 14 years.
Mrs. Mobarek was formerly an architect, graduating from the Leonardo DaVinci School of Architecture. She worked at a mapping company in NY prior to becoming a stay-at-home mother to raise three children. Mrs. Mobarek also received her real estate license and worked for ERA. She has been currently employed for Wachovia Bank for the past 10 years. While working there, she was recognized for many achievements including Pinnacle awards for outstanding sales and service. As a travel teller, she always demonstrated leadership, took pride in her work, and consistently exceeded her personal best.
She was a former member of the First Presbyterian Church of Dutch Neck and served as a Deacon. Mrs. Mobarek was also involved with mission trips with the church. She also enjoyed attending mass at St. Mary’s Coptic Orthodox Church.
“She always put others first, before herself.” Ellen was a warm, loving mother and wife who was very devoted and dedicated to her family.
Daughter of the late George D. Girgis and Georgette Rizk; she is survived by her husband of 31 years, Maurice Mobarek; a son, Michael Mobarek and daughter-in-law Melanie Mobarek of Maryland; daughter Marie Marquardt and son-in-law Dan Marquardt of Voorhees; daughter Christina Mobarek of West Windsor; one brother, Yousef Dawood of Princeton Junction; and a grandson, Ethan Michael. She is also survived by her Aunt Marcelle Shoukry in Canada and several other relatives in Canada, New York and Egypt.
A Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday at 12 noon from the St. Mary’s Coptic Orthodox Church, 433 Riva Avenue, East Brunswick, NJ.
Interment will follow in Dutch Neck Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Dutch Neck, NJ.
Relatives and friends may call on Thursday from 10 AM until 12 noon at the church.
Arrangements are under the direction of A.S. Cole Funeral Home, 22 North Main Street, Cranbury, NJ (609) 395-0770).