Judith J. Rots, age 85, of Copley, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 14, 2022.
She was born July 19, 1937, in Pittsburgh, PA, daughter of the late David and Lillian Johnson. Judy moved 27 times in her life but made a home in each location. Born and raised in Pittsburgh, she was a proud Steeler’s fan. Judy enjoyed knitting and crocheting, playing mahjong and bridge, and doing water aerobics. In 1981, Judy was honored to be the President of the Coast Guard Wife’s Club and National Council.
Survived by her devoted husband of 64 years, Peter Rots; cherished children David (Sandra) Racz, and Susan (David) Miller; beloved grandchildren Vincent (Dana) Racz, Katelynn (Tom) Sprinkle, Samuel Miller, and Caleb Miller; great grandchildren Emma Racz, and Jack Sprinkle; treasured sister Marilyn (the late Ted) Best; and loving brother-in-law Paul (Charla) Rots.
Friends may call from 9:00 AM – 9:30 AM on Monday, September 19, 2022, at the Billow FAIRLAWN Chapel, 85 N. Miller Rd., Fairlawn, OH 44333. Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10:00 AM at St. Victor Catholic Church, 3435 Everett Rd., Richfield, OH 44286. Interment immediately following in Moore’s Chapel Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Judy’s name are suggested to her daughter’s therapeutic equestrian program for children with disabilities, Victory Gallop, P.O. Box 551 Bath, OH 44210 or http://victorygallop.org/index.php/donate.
Services in care of The Billow Funeral Homes & Crematory Fairlawn Chapel 85 N Miller Road Akron, OH 44333.