Wednesday, 03 June 2009 14:48
Florence L. Merjan, born May 14, 1929 in Hyde Park, MA, passed peacefully on May 23, 2009 in the presence of her family. A resident of Port Washington for 54 years, she was a beloved wife, mother and grandmother.
She was a graduate of Pembroke College and worked as a clinical psychologist for the Navy and the Army. She later worked for the Community Services of Nassau County in the Meals on Wheels program. She also served as president of the Flower Hill PTA and the Weber PTA.
She is survived by Stanley, her loving and devoted husband of 55 years; her sister Sue Allen of New Haven, CT; her children, Barbara of Ossining, NY, David of Glencoe, IL, and Alice (Hirsch) of New York, NY; and her grandchildren, Jake, Julia, Alexandra and Olivia.
Donations may be made in her memory to The Heart Fund or St. Francis Hospital.