A memorial service for Robbinsville school superintendent Dr. Steven Mayer, who was was fatally struck by a car driven by a 17-year-old student Tuesday, is scheduled for 2 p.m. today at Princeton Alliance Church in Plainsboro.

The memorial for the 52-year-old father of three, will also be shown on a live video stream that can be viewed online or from three locations: Robbinsville High School, Queenship of Mary Catholic Church in Princeton and St. David the King in Princeton Junction.

According to the church website, parking at Princeton Alliance is limited and those who plan to attend are asked to carpool and arrive early. Overflow parking will be available at the Plainsboro Village Shopping Plaza. Robbinsville schools were already scheduled to be closed for Passover on Friday.

According to his obituary, Mayer began his education career teaching in Howell before being named assistant principal of Applegarth Middle School in Monroe Township and then principal at James Madison Intermediate School in Edison. He then worked as  principal of Thomas Grover Middle School in West Windsor-Plainsboro, before becoming that district’s assistant superintendent. He was serving as the Robbinsville superintendent of schools at the time of his death.

According to police, Mayer was jogging along Route 526 at about 6:12 a.m. when he and his dog were struck by the car heading south on Robbinsville-Edinburg Road near his home. Both he and his dog were killed.

Authorities have not named the 17-year-old student who was driving and no charges have been filed. Police say the high school senior was on her way to school when the accident occurred.

Thousands of residents gathered Tuesday for a vigil in memory of Mayer, who was remember as a man of family and faith, who was involved in the community and his church.

Dan Alexander contributed to this report.

Toniann Antonelli is a social content producer for NJ 101.5. She can be reached at toniann.antonelli@townsquaremedia.com, or on Twitter @ToniRadio1015.

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