Barbara Milleman

Obituary of Barbara Milleman

Barbara Milleman, 71, of Pompton Plains, died Saturday, July 17, 2021, with her children at her side.


Born in Englewood, Barbara was the daughter of Donald and Doris Kiefer. Marrying Gregory Milleman in 1973, the couple settled in Pompton Plains, where they raised three children.


Barbara was a teacher of the deaf and blind, and was a longtime employee of St. Joseph's School for the Blind in Jersey City before retiring four years ago. She was a committed mother, wife, daughter, sister, and friend, and was loved dearly by her family.


She is survived by her children, Melissa Cook and her husband Rob, Sean Milleman and his fiance, Sarah Wendel, and Jill Scanlan and her husband Rory; her siblings, Christine Zimmerman, Henry Kiefer, and Elizabeth Kiefer; and her grandchildren, Jack, Kacy, Ophelia, and Jemma. She was predeceased by her husband Greg in 2017. 


Funeral services will be held privately for the family.


In lieu of flowers, donations to the American Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated by Barbara's family. 

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