Syndi Ann Smith-BiermanOctober 17th, 2022
Syndi Ann Smith-Bierman, born on March 8, 1957 in Oneida, New York, died on October 13, 2022 at Jefferson Abington Hospital in Abington, Pennsylvania. She was a resident of Willow Grove, Pennsylvania for over 30 years. Syndi grew up in Oneida, New York and attended Oneida High School. She received an undergraduate degree from Upper Iowa University in Fayette, Iowa in 1979, and received a Masters in Education from Syracuse University in 1992. She taught elementary grades in Catholic schools in Oneida and Syracuse, New York, and in the Syracuse city school district from 1980-1992. Syndi worked and later served as a manager at The People’s Store antique co-op in Lambertville, New Jersey from 1997-2017. Syndi is survived by her husband of 36 years, Bradford D. Bierman, her sister Holly Somers of Lake Worth, Florida, three nieces, Tanya Doidge of Jacksonville, Florida, Casey Somers of West Palm Beach, Florida, and Rachel Bierman of Princeton, New Jersey, and a nephew Ralph Fico of North Merrick, New York. This devoted wife, sister, and aunt will be remembered for her love of teaching, antiques of all kinds, especially children’s books, and being a devoted pet parent to her cats and dogs. Friends wishing to honor her memory are encouraged to make a gift in her name to the Montgomery County SPCA in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania.