West Amwell Twp. Barbara A. Gill, 79

West Amwell Twp. Barbara A. Gill, 79 died Sunday at the Hunterdon Care Center. 

Born in Hopewell Mrs. Gill had lived in West Amwell Township. for many years. She retired as an assistant treasurer for the Hunterdon County Finance Department. She was a Committee person for the township from 1977- 1985 and was appointed as the first female Mayor of West Amwell Township, serving three terms, 1979, 1982 and 1985. 

She was instrumental with the planning of the township’s municipal building and was a member of the building committee and she served on the township’s Planning Board and also served in other capacities for the township. She was a member of the Eastern Star. 

Daughter of the late Herman and Arlene Lake, she is survived by her husband Bill Gill and one daughter, Kathleen Gill. 

A memorial service will be held 2:00 pm, Saturday May, 16 at the West Amwell Township. Municipal Building, 150 Rocktown-Lambertville Rd. Lambertville. 

Memorial contributions may be made to the Hunterdon County SPCA, 576 Stamets Rd., Milford, NJ 08848.