Frances Helen Serridge, age 77 years, of Lakeland, FL, died Saturday, June 17, 2017, in Florida.
Born February 23, 1940 in New York City, Frances was the daughter of the late Joseph G. and Helen (Capp) Kiss. She spent her childhood in Flemington before moving to the Lakeland, FL area 45 years ago. She was the wife of Louis G. Serridge who passed away in 1981, then the loving partner of Gordon J. O’Malley for nearly 30 years, until his death in 2011.
Frances was in the first class to graduate from Hunterdon Central Regional High School, in 1957. While living in New Jersey, she worked for Majors in the Flemington Marketplace mall, and ShopRite of Flemington on Main Street. In Florida, she was a successful independent business owner.
She loved gardening and was an avid collector. Frances loved spending time with her family and friends.
Her children were a son, James Hall, who passed away of illness in 2005. Surviving are two daughters, Kathi Fahr of Henderson, NV, and Eileen Serridge and her partner, Jennifer Waring of Lakeland, FL; two sons, Joseph Hall and Gary Serridge, both of Lakeland; one sister, Dorothy Wallace, and her husband, Edwin, of Stockton, NJ; three grandchildren, Kelsie, Dillon, and Alyson; along with several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
A memorial service in Florida is being planned for July 12th at Church of the Resurrection.
In lieu of flowers:
St. Josephs Indian School
PO Box 200
Chamberlain, SD 57325-0200
Disabled American Veterans