Montgomery, New Jersey – The community of Montgomery is grappling with the heartbreaking loss of Kris Rydzaj, a revered woman known for her unwavering dedication to the betterment of the town and its people. Kris Rydzaj, aged 67, passed away on September 8, 2023, leaving a void that has deeply affected family, friends, and the entire community.
News of Kris Rydzaj’s passing spread through social media, prompting an outpouring of grief and condolences from family and friends. A poignant Facebook post on Monday, September 11, 2023, stated, “Class of 74…we lost another classmate…Kris Rydzaj,” confirming the sad news. The circumstances surrounding the cause of Kris Rydzaj’s death remain unknown at this time.
Kris Rydzaj was a beloved community member, born on April 15, 1956, and deeply rooted in Montgomery throughout her life. Her impact extended beyond words, particularly through her active involvement in various local organizations and philanthropic endeavors.
A stalwart advocate for education, Kris Rydzaj served on the board of the Montgomery Township School District for over a decade. Her unwavering commitment to providing quality education for the town’s youth left an indelible mark. Kris’s passion for Montgomery reached far beyond the classroom; she actively participated in community groups such as the Montgomery Township Recreation Committee and the Montgomery Township Food Pantry. Her tireless dedication improved countless lives within the town.
Kris also displayed a profound appreciation for Montgomery’s natural beauty, championing local environmental initiatives aimed at preserving the town’s open spaces and safeguarding its natural resources. Her legacy will be an enduring source of inspiration for the community, remembered not only for his contributions but also for her warm heart and kindness towards all she encountered.
A memorial service to celebrate Kris Rydzaj’s remarkable life is scheduled for September 15, 2023, at the Montgomery Community Center. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that donations be made to the Montgomery Township Education Foundation, an organization that held a special place in Kris’s heart. Although Montgomery, New Jersey, mourns the loss of a true champion, Kris Rydzaj’s legacy will continue to thrive in the hearts of those he touched with his passion, unwavering dedication, and love for the community.