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$22G Raised For Montvale Kids Mourning Mom

Melanie Fraiman Seigel and her three children of Montvale.
Melanie Fraiman Seigel and her three children of Montvale. Photo Credit: GoFundMe

HILLSDALE, N.J. -- Support has flooded in for three Montvale children mourning the recent loss of their mother.

More than $22,000 had been raised as of Thursday on a GoFundMe for Melanie Fraiman Siegel's children, Ilyssa, Hilary, and Jeremy.

She died on Jan. 25 after a battle with cancer.

Melanie received a B.S. degree from Douglass College, Rutgers University and a R.N. degree from Pace University. She then went on to complete her Masters Degree in education. She worked as a nurse at NYU Medical Center in pediatrics and later on as a school nurse at Meadowbrook School in Hillsdale.

She is survived by her children Ilyssa, Hilary, and Jeremy; parents Linda and Russel;  brother, Howard (Kara); sister, Jodi (Dave); brother Mitchell (Nicole); many treasured nieces and nephews; special friends; and her dear friend, Wayne Reisner.

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