Judith Ann Detweiler, 76, of Bloomingburg, formerly of Good Hope, passed away at 3:57pm on Saturday, November 24, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. She had bravely battled lung cancer for 4 years unwavering in her faith, strength and love for her family.
Judy was born on January 13, 1942 to the late Forrest and Edith (Roberts) Mossbarger. She was born in Washington CH and had lived all of her life in the area. Judy’s passion in life was her family. Judy was a support to her husband during his many years at the fire department. She was instrumental in starting the first ladies Auxiliary for Wayne Twp. Fire Department in the 1970s. Judy worked for 15 years at McDonalds on Elm street greeting customers with a smiling face. She also worked several years at Children’s Place at Tanger Mall.
Along with her parents, Judy was preceded in death by a brother, Roger Mossbarger.
Judy is survived by the love of her life, Robert “Bob” Detweiler, with whom she celebrated 60 years of marriage on October 4, 2018. They had three daughters, Allison (Lee) Baker of Bowersville, Robin (Ron) Riley of WCH and Edie Kay (Jason) Jacobs of Bloomingburg. They also share seven grandchildren, Samantha (Andrew) Washburn and Jesse (Amber) Baker both of Jamestown, Rebekah Baker of Bowersville, Sarah Riley of Grove City, Joshua Riley of WCH, and Hazen and Hillery Jacobs of Bloomingburg; as well as, great grandchildren, Jackson, Cooper and Tucker Washburn, Dawson Baker and Sam Steiner. She also leaves a brother, special great-aunts Dorothy Roberts and Aldena Byrd, and several nieces and nephews, along with many friends.
A funeral service is planned for 1pm on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at the Southside Church of Christ with Pastor Barry Pettit officiating. Burial will follow in the Good Hope Cemetery. They family will receive friends on Saturday at the church from 11am until the start of the service. In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to Ohio’s Hospice of Fayette County, 222 N. Oakland Ave., Washington C.H., OH 43160.
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Ohio's Hospice of Fayette County
222 N. Oakland Ave., Washington C.H. OH 43160