Judith (Judy) Gagliardi nee Jeras 72 passed away peacefully due to an illness October 22, 2018, in Scottsdale, AZ. She was born December 30th, 1945, in Illinois or Wisconsin (LOL) depends who you talk to. Winner is WISCONSIN- to parents Wanda (Pukszta) and Frank Jeras.
Judy moved to the Scottsdale area a year ago after living in Lake Havasu for 20 plus years. She is a graduate of UC Santa Barbara and lived in New Jersey for a period of time before settling into the San Diego area where she lived out a long career working for the federal government before retiring and making Arizona her home.
During retirement she enjoyed weekly bingo outings with her friends and visiting with any dog she came across. She enjoyed reading and spoiling her family with her cooking and her famous eggplant Parmesan.
Judy is survived by: Three sons- Anthony Gagliardi of Arizona, Joe (Eileen) Gagliardi of Washington, Frank Gagliardi of California, one daughter- ShaSha (Roger) Walker of Arizona, and daughter in law – Jenny Gagliardi of Arizona. Grand children- Toni, Paige, Sara, Jen, Christine, Dante, Dominic, Nick, Angelo, Milano, Madrid and Moorea. 6 great -grand kids. Sister- Ann Marie Barcevak of Washington and sister-in-law Vivian Jeras of Arizona and brother in law- Pasquale (Patty) Gagliardi of New York and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded by death by her husband Rocco, her parents, her brother Frank, her son Dante (Dan), brother-in-law Dominick and sister-in-law Filomena (Dolly).
There will be a CELEBRATION OF LIFE at a later date.