Neila Judy Straub, 68, from Naples, Florida embarked from Miami, Florida on the Blues Music Cruise. She was medically disembarked after she fell and injured herself during the cruise.
Straub received hospice care at Villa Marie Claire Hospice in Saddle River, New Jersey, where she died April 4, 2017.
Straub graduated in 1982 from Boston College Law School. After graduation, she was appointed a Law Clerk to Justices of the Superior Court for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and then became an Assistant District Attorney in the Essex County District Attorney’s Office.
Straub joined a private practice in 1986, later she opened her own firm, specializing in Criminal Defense, Family Law and Civil Litigation.