Judith L. “Judy” Ufferman
January 15, 1960 ‒ July 24, 2018
Judith Lynn “Judy”Ufferman 58, of Delaware, passed away peacefully Tuesday evening, July 24, 2018 surrounded by her family, after an extended battle with cancer.
She was born January 15, 1960 in Marysville, Ohio, the daughter of Robert L. & Betty J. (Kaufman) Cosgray.
Judy attended Delaware Hayes High School, and was active in the marching band where she met her high school sweetheart. She later graduated in 1978.
On June 23, 1984 she married that high school sweetheart John Ufferman. Together they moved to New Hampshire where they worked for Honeywell. They later moved back to Delaware, Ohio in 1987, after the birth of their first son to be closer to family.
Once settled back in Delaware, she found her calling as an Educational Assistant, working at Carlisle Elementary School for over two decades.
Left to cherish her memory are husband and love of her life of 34 years John Ufferman; sons Kevin and Brian Ufferman both of Delaware; Mother Betty J. Cosgray of Delaware, sister Jayne Rhodes of Delaware; mother-in-law Mary Ufferman of Delaware.
She is preceded in death by her father, and brother-in-law Jim Rhodes.
Judy enjoyed reading, and spending time with her family. She volunteered with Delaware Hayes High School marching band, and she enjoyed watching The Ohio State University Football and the marching band. Throughout her diagnosis and treatment of cancer she kept a positive attitude, stating “Hopefully the research going on now will help people in the future.”
Pastor Beth Staten will officiate a funeral service 10:00 a.m. Saturday, July 28, 2018 at Zion United Church of Christ, 51 West Central Ave, Delaware, Ohio 43015. Family and friends may call from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday, July 27,2018 at the Snyder Rodman Funeral Center 101 Valleyside Drive, Delaware, Ohio 43015. Burial will take place at Marlborough Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions in Judy’s name may be directed towards The Ohio State University, James Cancer Hospital, 460 West 10th Ave., Columbus, Ohio 43210.
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The Snyder Rodman Funeral Center in Delaware is handling arrangements.