Susan G. Balleza, (Hillyer), 59, of Swampscott beloved wife of Christopher C. Balleza died March 20th at the North Shore Medical Center, Salem. Born, raised and educated in Tarrytown, NY, daughter of the late Llewellyn and Grace (Acel) Hillyer.
Susan continued her education at UNH and received her master’s degree at Radcliff College. Susan was a 24-year resident of Swampscott and prior to that had lived in Nantucket for 5 years.
Susan was the owner/operator of Well Spring Garden Designs Landscaping Co. for 30 years.
Besides her husband Susan is survived by her children Luke, Alexander, Shelby and Jaclyn all of Swampscott, her brother Clay Hillyer and his wife Diane of S. Windsor, CT., her grandchild Levi Balleza and 3 nephews. She was predeceased by her brother Bruce Hillyer.
A celebration of Susan’s life will be held at a later date.