Time of Service:
Service at 4:30pm on Wednesday, October 5th
Place of Service:
Riverside Memorial Chapel
Barbara Rich, 78, died peacefully October 2, 2016. After a long career in academia, Dr. Rich was Executive Vice President at The Dana Foundation. She received her B.A. from City College of New York, M.A. from Rutgers University and M.A. & Ed.D. from Teachers College, Columbia University. She spent her life fighting for social justice. She loved the arts, especially modern dance. She is survived by her daughter, Marla (M. Gerard), her brother Daniel (Nancy), nephew Andy (Joel), and niece Jennifer (children Emma and Aidan).. In lieu of flowers, donations to Paul Taylor Dance Company.