Judith Ann Young, 78, of Cranberry Township passed away on Saturday in the comfort of her home surrounded by her family.
Born June 9, 1941, in Ellwood City, she was the daughter of the late Ellsworth Scott Aley and Dora Dean Aley.
Judy was a faithful member of St. Ferdinand Catholic Church in Cranberry Township.
She was a 1959 graduate of Lincoln High School in Ellwood City, then received her RN from St. John's School of Nursing in 1962.
Judy began her career as a compassionate and caring nurse at St. John's General Hospital in the Northside and retired from the emergency room and trauma unit at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh in 2013.
She enjoyed spending time with her family and traveling with her friends. Above all, Judy was a loving mother, grandmother and friend, who will be dearly missed by all.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory her children, Kelly Young, David (Heather Luther) Young and Erin Engelhard; her grandchildren, Brittany (Tim) Rodman, Justin Young, Haley Brown, Brenna Young, and Emily and Zachary Engelhard; her nephews, Kevin and Kris (Sheri) Aley; and all her life-long and special friends, including her Ellwood City friends, the beach girls, her St. John's and Presby nursing friends, and her hometown friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Lamont Aley; and her firstborn son, Michael Anthony Young.
YOUNG — Friends of Judith Ann Young, who died Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Boylan-Glenn-Kildoo Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 130 Wisconsin Ave., Cranberry Township.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Ferdinand Catholic Church, 2535 Rochester Road, Cranberry Township.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made in Judy's honor to the American Cancer Society, 320 Bilmar Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15205.
Expressions of sympathy may be shared with Judy's family at www.boylanfuneralservices.com.