posted at 11:10 am Fri Aug 17th, 2018 by (WherezIt_Staff)
Judy S. Demeritt - 80, a longtime active member of the Stowe community, passed away in the comfort of her home and family on Tuesday, August 14, 2018. Born in Stowe on January 15, 1938, she was the daughter of the late Guy and Evva (Gibbs) Shonio.
On July 30, 1954, Judy married David Demeritt in Stowe. Judy served the community of Stowe as Assistant Town Clerk for many years and was a longtime member of the Stowe Cemetery Commission. Her lifelong passion was flower and ornamental gardening.
Judy is survived by her husband of 64 years, David Demeritt of Morrisville; their children, Jessica Demeritt and her husband Paul Dicovitsky of Monkton, Steve Demeritt of Stowe, Clair Demeritt and his wife Julie of Canandaigua NY; 4 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren; a sister, Sally Percy of Stowe; a brother, Harold Shonio and his wife Pat of Sebring FL; 2 sisters-in-law, Barbara Shonio of Stowe and Frances Melcher of Morrisville, as well as nieces, nephews and extended family.
Judy was predeceased by her daughter, Sue Demeritt, and 3 brothers.
A service to celebrate the life of Judy Demeritt will be held from the Stowe Community Church on Monday, August 20, 2018 at 11 a.m. with a reception to follow at the Commodore Inn. Interment will be in Riverbank Cemetery in Stowe.
For those who wish, memorial gifts would be appreciated to the Stowe Cemetery Remembrance Program, PO Box 730, Stowe VT 05672. Assisting the family is the Perkins-Parker Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Waterbury. To send online condolences please visit the funeral home webpage.
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