Judith V. Redcay, 74, Ephrata, worked at Weaver Markets, enjoyed family gatherings

By on February 25, 2015

Judith “Judy” V. Redcay, 74, of Ephrata, passed away after a lengthy illness Friday, Feb. 20, 2015, at Ephrata Community Hospital.

She was born in Ephrata to the late Frank D. and Amy (Foltz) Peters and was the wife of Ray R. Redcay, with whom she celebrated 52 years of marriage on Jan. 4.

A 1959 graduate of Ephrata High School, she enjoyed family get-togethers, embroidery, sewing, gardening, painting, baking, dancing, and riding her motor scooter.

In the early years, Judy worked as a seamstress for Terry Manufacturing, and also in the deli at Weaver Markets.

In addition to her husband, Judy is survived by two daughters: Valerie L., wife of Stephen M. Olesh of Bethel; and Raeanne R., wife of Douglas Enck of Ephrata; three granddaughters: Shellbi K. Olesh, Angela R. Enck, and Cassandra L. Enck; and a brother: Carmen, husband of Rose Peters of Ephrata.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother: Myron Peters; and two sisters: Phyllis and Patsy.

A viewing will be held on Saturday, Feb. 28, from 9 to 10 a.m., at the Roseboro Stradling Funeral Home, 533 Walnut St., Denver. Funeral services will follow at 10 a.m., with Pastor Timothy L. Craven officiating. Interment will take place in the Pleasant View Cemetery.

Arrangements by Roseboro Stradling Funeral & Cremation Services Inc., Denver. Online condolences can be given at roseborostradling.com.

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