Suzanne M. Brightbill
Suzanne Mulligan Brightbill (nee Suzanne Francis Mulligan), of Cambridge, MA, died on
December 22, 2020, at the age of 72, surrounded by her three loving children after a valiant
fight with ovarian cancer.
Suzanne was born on February 12, 1948, in Belleville, New Jersey, to her parents, Henry F.
Mulligan and Anna Dorothy Mulligan (nee Kieferdorf).
Suzanne was a dedicated, hardworking individual who enjoyed her role in Corporate Banking
Communications at Cambridge Trust Company prior to her passing. She was also a world
traveler who loved to eat good food, try out new recipes and watch countless cooking shows.
She visited many countries and places, with Italy and Japan being two of her favorites.
Suzanne will be sorely missed. She is survived her three children, Rachel Grygorcewicz of
Waltham, Massachusetts; Adam and Emma Brightbill of Cambridge, Massachusetts; her sister,
Dorothy Lombardi of Toms River, New Jersey and Boynton Beach, Florida; and her cousin,
Jane Castner of Hamilton Township, New Jersey.
At Suzanne’s request, no services will be held. Her ashes will be spread in Ireland at a later
In lieu of donations, live your life well, eat good food, travel, learn a new language and enjoy
every minute to honor Suzanne.
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