Emily L. Gosnell of East Windsor, NJ passed away peacefully on August 21, 2023 in Hamilton, NJ.
Emily was born in South Dartmouth, MA. She grew up in South Dartmouth and New Bedford, MA before moving to Hensonville, NY in Catskill Mountains while in high school. Emily attended Union College in Schenectady, NY where she met the love of her life, Marsh Gosnell. Emily and Marsh were married the day after graduation and soon moved to New Jersey so Emily could attend law school. Emily graduated from Seton Hall Law School and worked as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of NJ. Emily found her calling when she began working for Somerset/Sussex and Middlesex County Legal Services helping clients with family law matters. Emily opened her own law office focusing on family law and DYFS matters serving private clients and clients from the Public Defenders office. Emily’s tenacity and dedication earned her the gratitude of her clients and the respect of other attorneys and judges.
Emily is survived by her husband, Marsh Gosnell, her children Charles Gosnell, Jonathan Gosnell, and Laura Gosnell plus Emily’s six grandchildren ages 1 to 17.
A celebration of Emily’s life will be held at the First Presbyterian Church of Cranbury on September 9, 2023 at 11 am.