Biomedical researcher Li Lin Ong dies after brief illness

Biomedical researcher Li Lin Ong dies after brief illness

Li Lin Ong passed away recently after a brief illness and is survived by her husband Dominick, sister Gaik Lin, brother Richard, brother-in-law James, niece Hannah, and many aunts and uncles, cousins, colleagues, and friends. Her parents, Poh Sun Ong and Molly Khoo-Ong, predeceased her. Li was quite religious and will have a spirit plaque…

Former St. Paul’s Church secretary Susanna Robertson dies at 84

Former St. Paul’s Church secretary Susanna Robertson dies at 84

Susanna Robertson Howley passed away at the Spring Creek Healthcare Center in Perth Amboy on Jan. 11 due to complications from Lewy Body Dementia. She was 84. Susanna was born in Washington, DC on Nov. 5,1939 to Durante W. Robertson, Jr. and Betty McLean Hansen. In addition to Susanna, her family also included two brothers,…

Psychologist Nils Steven Pearson dies at 80

Psychologist Nils Steven Pearson dies at 80

Nils Steven Pearson of Princeton died on Sunday, Dec. 17 at Princeton Penn Medical Center. Born in Manhattan on Feb. 24, 1943, he was the son of Frederick and Nina Harriton Pearson. He received his bachelor’s degree and his doctorate from Rutgers University. He worked at Catholic Charities until he opened his private practice, where…

Piano and music theory teacher Jeffrey Farrington dies at 71

Piano and music theory teacher Jeffrey Farrington dies at 71

Jeffrey John Farrington of Ringoes died unexpectedly on Nov. 16 in Pennington. He was 71. The second child of Donald H. Farrington and Catherine (Masterson) Farrington, he was born on November 29, 1951, in Troy, New York. He studied piano at the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston and Princeton University.  At the Conservatory,…

Rheumatologist Leroy Henry Hunninghake dies at 86

Rheumatologist Leroy Henry Hunninghake dies at 86

Leroy Henry Hunninghake passed away peacefully on July 19 at the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Hamilton. He was 86. Born and raised in Seneca, Kansas, Leroy graduated from Kelly High School, where he was valedictorian, and received his medical degree at the University of Kansas School of Medicine. He continued his internship and…

Former UAW executive Michael Coughlin of West Windsor dies at 72

Former UAW executive Michael Coughlin of West Windsor dies at 72

Michael T. Coughlin of West Windsor died on July 5. He was 72. Born and raised in Carteret, Michael relocated to West Windsor in 2011, where he has been a resident ever since. Michael’s education brought him to Trenton State College, where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in English. He later continued his studies…