EAST BRUNSWICK - DR. SHERRY STEIN MS, RN, APN, ACNP-BC, passed away on Friday, November 18, 2022, at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, surrounded by her loving family. She was 42 years old.
Born in Bloomfield to Stanley and Barbara (née Mintz) Stein, she resided there before moving to East Brunswick when she was 5 years old.
A graduate of East Brunswick High School, Sherry went on to receive her Bachelors, Masters and Doctorate from Rutgers University.
Sherry was a member of the East Brunswick Rescue Squad since she was 16 years old. She started her career in nursing 23 years ago at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick and was recently promoted to Chief Advanced Practice Provider.
Surviving are her husband of 15 years, Jay Tiongson; their children, Michael, Ryan, Sophia and Sarah; her brothers, Jeffrey Stein and his wife, Darya, of Omaha, NB, Gary Stein and his wife, Malka Miriam, of Rochester, NY, and Andrew Stein and his wife, Liana, of East Windsor; her twin sister, Debra Stein and her husband, Jeffrey Lamoreaux, of South River; 21 nieces and nephews, and many extended family and friends.
A chapel service will be held on Monday, November 21, 2022, at 11:45 am, at MOUNT SINAI MEMORIAL CHAPELS, 454 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick, with interment to follow at Washington Cemetery, South Brunswick. For directions, please visit our "Services" page.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Tiongson children's 529 Account created by the family's loving friends. Please go to www.Ugift529.com and use the code G6V-76V.
I am deeply saddened to hear of Sherry's death. It was an honor to be one of her house APNs for many years. She was a terrific nurse practitioner, a wonderful coach and mentor, and a lovely human being. She will be greatly missed. My prayers go to Jay and the family.
An advocate, mentor, friend, and cheerleader. 💙
My sincerest condolences Jay. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Sherrie was a beautiful person, dedicated & passionate about helping others. She will always be in my heart and memories.
A wonderful caring soul. Sherry put everyone else ahead of herself. We are all proud of her accomplishments and loved to listen to her talk about her wonderful children. Our prayers are with her , Jay and family. Rest in peace my dear friend.
Great boss, mentor & friend!
Rest in heavenly peace to the best mentor a 16 year old me could have ever had. Sherry, you always checked in on me, you saw something in me no one else did and I will always be grateful for having someone like you in my life. You will be missed. Praying for your friends, family, and those who had the pleasure to be taken care of by you.
Rest in peace, friend. Jay, may you and your children find comfort during this difficult time.
I am so so sorry for your loss, Jay 🙏🙏💔
Sherry was the sweetest gentle soul.. always there to help with a smile! I was waiting for a better news 💔
May God bless her beautiful soul to rest in peace and give you all strength during this difficult time 🙏🙏🙏
You are all in my thoughts and prayers..
She always had a beautiful smile!
RIP Dr Stein. A beautiful soul taken way too soon. God please watch over her babies and family. Im so sorry for your loss.
My heartfelt condolences to Jay, Mikey,Ryan, Sophia and Sarah. Sherry touched so many of us in her short time on this earth.
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