In Memoriam: Miriam Goldberg

Remembering Miriam Goldberg


Miriam R. Goldberg (also known as The Notorious MRG) was a Licensed Master Social Worker who sadly passed away on October 24th, 2023, at 55. Miriam worked at JASA from 2013 until her untimely death. Miriam was a social worker in the elder justice program for many years and was recently promoted to social work supervisor in JASA's legal services for elder justice program.

Miriam helped many older adults in Queens impacted by elder abuse and mistreatment. She was truly an advocate for older adults and dedicated her life to making a difference in their lives.

Miriam was a compassionate and thoughtful colleague who always had a smile on her face. She was known for her intelligence, sense of humor, and wit. Miriam had a love for knowledge and enjoyed learning about different things. She was an avid reader and always had a book in her hand.

Miriam loved animals and enjoyed petting them whenever she could. She was a great team player and also had a competitive streak. Miriam's kindness and generosity made her a beloved colleague and friend to many.

Miriam's impact on the community and the lives she touched will never be forgotten. She will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.