Gale Farrell-Suydam(1940 - 2013)

BANNING, Calif. - Gale Farrell-Suydam, 73, a long-time resident of Newton, passed away Oct. 19, 2013, near her home in Banning, Calif., following a traumatic brain injury.

Gale lived and worked for many years in Newton, where her children were raised, until she moved to California in 1994. She was a 1958 graduate of Newton High School, and she earned a bachelor's degree from Trenton State College and a master's degree from Rutgers University.

She is survived by her husband, Alfred Suydam; her children, Theodore Riddle, of Hackettstown, Karen Carty, of Long Valley, Mark Riddle, of Carmel, N.Y.; her brother, Terence Farrell, of Kinderhook, N.Y.; as well as four grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at the Weaver Mortuary, 1177 Beaumont Ave., Beaumont, Calif.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Gale's name may be made to the National Alliance on Mental Illness.

Funeral Home

Weaver Mortuary and Crematory
1177 BEAUMONT AVE Beaumont, CA 92223
(951) 845-1141

Published in The New Jersey Herald on Oct. 24, 2013