Barbara (nee Krausse), age 84, formally of Glen Rock, NJ, died July 21, 2014 in Hillsdale, NJ after a long struggle with Alzheimer's. Born and raised in Ridgewood, she and her family moved to Glen Rock in the mid 50's and remained there for more than 55 years. She is predeceased by her husband William and daughter Suzanne. Barbara is survived by her daughter Joanne Leggett of West Milford, her son Robert Leggett of Norwood, daughter in law Amanda Leggett and grandchildren Amanda Jane Leggett of Beachwood NJ, Ryan Leggett, Michael Aanonsen and Kristianna Marie Aanonsen, all of Norwood NJ. Barbara was formally employed by the YWCA of Ridgewood for over 30 years as the Executive Secretary to the Director. She was a lifelong member of the First Presbyterian Church in Ridgewood and the Eastern Star, Ridgewood Chapter 39. Cremation and interment will be private. Donations to
, Greater New Jersey Chapter, 400 Morris Avenue, Suite 251,Denville, NJ 07834 would be appreciated.
C. C. Van Emburgh - Ridgewood
306 E Ridgewood Ave
Ridgewood, NJ 07450
Published in The Record on July 23, 2014