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Eleanor Virginia "Ginny" Suydam

January 5, 1926 ~ August 3, 2017 (age 91)

The Piano Brothers

            Mrs. Eleanor Virginia “Ginny” Suydam, 91, of Stable Brook Lane, Taylorsville, NC, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, August 3, 2017 at her home.

            Mrs. Suydam was born January 5, 1926 in Ringoes, NJ, the daughter of the late Stewart Salter and Doris Meeker Salter.

            Some of her jobs she had earlier in her life was working at the telephone company selling Avon, volunteered for the Red Cross, cleaned houses, and worked at the Robert Hall Store.

            In the past she enjoyed making crafts, sewing, caning chairs, and making quilts.  She loved going to Healthy Bones while living in N.J. She enjoyed being with her family.

            Ginny was a lifetime member of the Quarkertown Firehouse Ladies Auxiliary and Eastern Star. She was a member of the Carson Chapel Methodist Church. While growing up she enjoyed singing in the Children’s Choir of the Flemington Presbyterian Church. Her favorite holiday was Christmas.

Including her parents, she was preceded in death by: her husband, Charles “Pete” Leroy Suydam, Jr.; a step-father, John Barber.

Those left to cherish her memory include: two daughters, Gail Drunkenmiller and husband, Tom, of Taylorsville, Bonnie Baker and husband, Daniel, of Covington, PA; two grandchildren, Ethan Baker and Mikaileigh Baker both of Covington, PA; a half-sister, Christina Harp of Lititz, PA; a step-sister, Kathryn Demott and husband, Kenneth, of Flemington, NJ.

The funeral service will be held at 3 p.m.,  Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at Holcombe Fisher Funeral Home, 147 Main Street, Flemington, NJ 08822. Burial will follow in the Locust Grove Cemetery in Quakertown, NJ. Calling hours will begin at 1 p.m. until time of the service.

            In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Carson’s Chapel United Methodist Church, PO Box 644, Taylorsville, NC 28681.

Condolences may be sent to: www.adamsfunerals.com.

            Adams Funeral Home and cremation services is honored to be serving the Suydam with local arrangements.


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