In Memory

Paula Surrey

[Paula metriculated with the class of 1969, but graduated later.]

Paula died Tuesday, August 18, 2015, at her home, with her loving husband by her side. Born in Maryville, Missouri the daughter of the late Sterling & Caroline Surrey she graduated from Tufts University in Mass. She then received her masters degree in Social Work from New York University. She was a gifted psychotherapist who loved her work and her patients. She also loved animals, especially her dogs and wolves.

Paula will be remembered for her smile and compassion and her wonderful marriage .

She is survived by her loving husband of 33 years Dr. Steven Gershman of Poland, her brother David Surrey and his wife Michelle Fine of New Jersey, and her nephews and nieces.

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03/01/19 01:31 PM #1    

Philip Luber

Paula was my first love. We dated for about two years, beginning in the spring of freshman year. 

03/06/19 05:14 PM #2    

Donald Stein

I met Paula in French class our first week of school, and remember our leaving class and walking back to Tilden Hall. Too romantic! We were 17 years old. Definitely on my Tufts highlight reel!

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