Ruth Sussman

Ruth Sussman

Ruth G. Sussman (Gillman), 104, of West Orange died April 26, 2017. Born in Newark, she had been a resident of West Orange for 70 years. 

For many years, Mrs. Sussman was the co-owner with her husband, Abraham, of Colonial Stationery & Supply Co. in Newark. She later owned and operated Brooklake Day Camp in Florham Park with her daughter. 

Predeceased by her husbands, Abraham Siminoff, Jerry Schick, and Dr. Leon Sussman; and a son, Bruce Siminoff, she is survived by her daughter, Nancy (Kelly) Marx of Short Hills; a son, Roger (Rosemary) Siminoff of California; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Services were held April 28 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union. Memorial contributions may be made to the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of New Jersey.

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