Barbara Meditz

Barbara Meditz

Tuesday, March 28th, 1939 Friday, May 21st, 2021

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Obituary for Barbara P. Meditz (Ruddy)

MEDITZ, Barbara (Ruddy), 82, of Franklin Lakes passed away on May 21, 2021. Barbara was born to Michael and Olga Ruddy on March 28, 1939 in Brooklyn, New York. She lived in Wallington, New Jersey until moving to Franklin Lakes over 50 years ago. Barbara received her Bachelor's Degree from Brooklyn College. She taught in the New York City school system before she moved to Franklin Lakes. She was a parishioner of Most Blessed Sacrament Church of Franklin Lakes.

Beloved wife of the late John Meditz (2020). Beloved mother of Susan Teschon
and her husband Wayne of Franklin Lakes, Gregory Meditz of East Rutherford and Barbara Beucler and her husband Devin of Franklin Lakes. Loving grandmother to Jacqueline, Sarah, Jonathan and Katherine. Also survived by her brother Michael Ruddy of Connecticut.

A private graveside service will be held at Redeemer Cemetery in Mahwah, NJ,

Arrangements by the Vander Plaat - Vermeulen Memorial Home, 530 High Mountain Road, Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417. For further information and to leave expressions of sympathy and condolences, contact the funeral home, 201-891-4770 or visit

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    Redeemer Cemetery
    90 Chapel Road
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    Private Graveside Service
All services were private and held at the convenience of the family

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