December 17, 1968 - February 6, 2014 Resided in Passaic, NJ
Tonya Marie Salmond was born to Mildred Greer and the late Joseph A. Salmond in Paterson, NJ on December 17, 1968.
Tonya was educated in the Passaic School System. Upon her graduating she found employment by the Accredited Health Services as a Health Aide.
Tonya was a kind and loving person, to know her was to love her.
She was predeceased by two sons, John and Jalil and one sister, Tashima Bouie.
Tonya leaves to cherish wonderful memories: her loving children, Ieshia N., Toniesha N., NaQuasha L. Salmond, Jalisa D., Shakeil D. Shoemaker, Saheed, Jahan M. and Timothy Gathers; her companion of twenty-seven years, Timothy M. Gathers; her mother,
Mildred Greer; four sisters, Lisa Greer, Keisha, Nanette and Sara Salmond; two brothers, Gerald and Joseph Salmond; best friends for over thirty years, Tina Walwick and Mr. James Smalley; seven
grandchildren, Jaden K. Taylor, Jah Kier E., Jah-Kye, Caydence, AnnaLee M. Gathers, Kanari M. Davis and Javiona A. Shoemaker; and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.