Paula S. Mittleman-Edelson
AGE: 70 • Hampton
Paula was born and raised in Somerville and formerly of Basking Bridge before moving to Hampton in 2000.
She was employed as an English teacher for the Bridgewater-Raritan High School for over 35 years, retiring in 2005. In 1965, she graduated from Connecticut College with a BA degree in English. Paula coached speech and debate and was the director of the High School and Junior High School musicals. She enjoyed reading and was especially fond of cats and dogs. She will be sadly missed by her family and friends.
She is predeceased by her brother Alan who died in 1978. Surviving are her husband of 29 years, Alan Edelson, a niece Tracy Sibilia and great niece Abigail.
Funeral services will be 11 AM Tuesday at Bruce Van Arsdale Funeral Home, 111 N. Gaston Ave., Somerville. Interment will follow at Temple Sholom Cemetery in Bridgewater. Memorial contributions can be made to Tabby's Place, 1100 U.S. 202, Ringoes, NJ 08551. To send condolences to the family visit www.brucecvanarsdalefuneralhome.com