Margie Feinberg, longtime spokeswoman for Dept. of Education, dies of breast cancer at 59
Margie Feinberg, the longtime spokeswoman for the Department of Education, died Thursday
night of breast cancer at 59.
The native New Yorker said in a prewritten obituary that her best memories were from her years working at the New York Post from 1981-90.
“She covered the transit beat and often remarked she covered anything that moves — cars, buses, subway, ferries, commuter trains,” wrote Feinberg.
City Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña called her an institution and a co-worker who was fiercely protective of staff and students.
Services will held be at noon on Monday at Riverside Memorial Chapel.