2014-03-22 / Obituaries

Judith “Judy” Sue Beckham

A memorial service for Judith “Judy” Sue Beckham, age 74, of Newark, will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 30, 2014 at the Ramp Creek Community Office, 1100 Thornwood Drive, Heath.

Judy passed away March 5, 2014, at the Selma Markowitz Care Center (operated by Hospice of Central Ohio). She was born July 21, 1939, to the late Chester M. and Margaret A (Sutherland) Newman.

Judy retired from the Licking County Clerk of Courts, Title Division after 35 years of service. She loved going to casinos and playing the slot machines. Judy was a cheerleader at Newark High School where she graduated in 1957.

She is survived by her two sons, Andrew Beckham and Carl P.(Shellie John) Beckham both of Heath; honorary daughter, Susan Patterson; grandchildren, Corey, Mikey, Ian, Johnathan, Bryce and other numerous adopted grandchildren; brother, Michael (Nancy) Newman; brother-in-law, Kenneth Crouch; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by an infant son; and sister, Patricia Crouch.

Friends may call from 2-5 p.m. on Sunday, March 30, 2014, at the Ramp Creek Community Office, 1100 Thornwood Drive, Heath.

Memorial contributions may be made in care of the Funeral Home for direction of the family.

The Heath Chapel of Henderson Van Atta-Stickle Funeral and Cremation Service, 1249 Hebron Road, Heath, is assisting the family with arrangements.

Please visit www.hendersonvanatta.com to view a memorial and to leave a message of condolence for the Beckham family.

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