Ocean Beach 11

Suzanne Neumann Painter

January 17, 1952 ~ April 16, 2022 (age 70)

Obituary

Suzanne Neumann Painter (Goehry), 70, of Toms River, NJ, passed away on Saturday, April 16, 2022. Born in Montclair, NJ, she resided in Toms River for the last forty years of her life. Suzanne graduated from Montclair State University and went on to establish a career as a Special Education Teacher, teaching at the Alpha School in Lakewood, NJ, and retiring from Harbor School in Eatontown, NJ. She was also an accomplished gymnast, an Elite Gymnastics coach, and parishioner of the Presbyterian Church of Toms River. Suzanne is preceded in death by her parents Louis and Helen (Hockstall) Goehry, as well as her sister Carol Kerr. She will be forever missed by her loving husband Keith Painter, her daughter Stacey Bailey, brother Art Goehry, and her granddaughter Mattie Bailey.  She loved spending time on the beach with her beach friends, and looked forward to yearly getaways with her camping buddies, she was very artistic and enjoyed various arts and crafts, sewing, and was an accomplished piano and organ player. Suzanne will always be fondly remembered, as she was beloved by all that knew her. The family will receive relatives and friends on Friday, April 22, 2022 from 4 to 8pm at the Timothy E. Ryan Home for Funerals, 145 St Catherine Blvd, Toms River, NJ. A Prayer Service will be offered at 6pm at the funeral home. A Memorial Service will be celebrated on Saturday, April 23, 2022 at 10am at the Presbyterian Church of Toms River, 1070 Hooper Ave., Toms River, NJ. Committal will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to your favorite charity in Suzanne’s memory. Condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting www.ryanfuneralhome.com.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Suzanne, please visit our floral store.


Services

Visitation
Friday
April 22, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Timothy E. Ryan Home for Funerals- SCB
145 St. Catherine Blvd
TOMS RIVER, NJ 08755

Prayer Service
Friday
April 22, 2022

6:00 PM
Timothy E. Ryan Home for Funerals- SCB
145 St. Catherine Blvd
TOMS RIVER, NJ 08755

Memorial Service
Saturday
April 23, 2022

10:00 AM
Presbyterian Church of Toms River
1070 Hooper Ave
TOMS RIVER, NJ 08753

© 2022 Timothy E. Ryan Home For Funerals. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility