Lena Gala Kristeller
Lena Gala Kristeller, 53, of East Hanover died Nov. 27, 2011. Born in Elizabeth, she lived in Florham Park before moving to East Hanover 25 years ago.
Mrs. Kristeller was a medical assistant to her husband, Dr. A. Ralph Kristeller, from 1980 to 1990 at his Millburn office. At the time of her death, she was a student at the College of St. Elizabeth in Convent Station.
She was a member of Congregation B’nai Jeshurun, Short Hills, and its Women’s Association.
She is survived by her husband; three stepdaughters, Daliza Crane, Lee Johnson, and Deborah Moed; and stepgrandchildren.
Services were held Nov. 29 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston. Memorial contributions may be made to College of St. Elizabeth or Norwich University.