Judith E. Christian

judith christian

June 7, 1941 ~ June 4, 2018

Christian, Judith, E. nee: Thate, age 76, of Little Egg Harbor, on Monday June 4, 2018. Formerly of Palisades Park Judith worked for the Borough of Palisades Park as a school crossing guard and bus driver for senior citizens. She loved spending time with her family especially gathering for the holidays and preparing special meals. Her caring spirit was so infectious that anyone who came across her felt welcomed and at home. Predeceased by her loving husband Bela Christian. Beloved mother of William Christian and his wife Wendy, Timothy Christian, John Christian, Keith Christian, Sandor Christian and his wife Jennifer, Elizabeth Calvey and Megan Gachette,and her husband Flourens. Loving sister to Barbara Sherman and her late husband Richard, Robert Thate and his wife Beverly .Adored grandmother of Amanda, Erika, Johnny, Kaitlyn, Kelly, Alexis, Nolan, Elizabeth, Campbell, Connor, Aiden and Justin. She will surely be missed by her many nieces and nephews. The family will receive their friends on Thursday 4:00 – 8:00 pm at the Frank A. Patti and Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home 327 Main Street “opposite the Fort Lee Library”. The funeral will leave Friday at 10:30 AM for the celebration of her funeral mass in Madonna R.C. Church On The Hill at 11:00 AM. For condolences, directions, or information www.frankpatti.com or call (201) 944-0100


Mass: June 8, 2018 11:00 am

Madonna R.C. Church On The Hill
2070 Hoefley's Lane
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

Visitation at Funeral Home: June 7, 2018 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Frank A. Patti & Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home
327 Main Street
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

Final Resting Place:

Gate Of Heaven Cemetery
225 Ridgedale Avenue
Hawthorne, NY 10532

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  1. Billy and all Christian family,
    I am so sorry to hear of the passing of you Mom.
    She was a lovely lady,always had something nice to say
    About everyone. I enjoyed family get together and talking
    With her.
    She will be missed.

    Patti and Scott

  2. Judy was a wonderful addition wherever she visited. I believe she only saw the good in folks which drew people to her. I will miss seeing her at family gatherings. I know she treasured family. RIP Judy, we were all better for knowing you, you will be greatly missed but never forgotten. love, Karen & Rick

  3. Billy and family,

    We are sorry to hear about your Moms passing.
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your

    With sympathy

    Tommy and Mary

  4. Billy & Family
    We are so sorry for your loss. Your mom was always a kind welcoming woman. You are all in our prayers.
    Joe & Cathy Kelly

  5. Deepest condolences to the entire Christian family. She was a lovely woman who clearly loved her big, beautiful family.

  6. Our deepest and sincere Condolences to the family. Our prayers are with you, may God give you Strength.

  7. Your mom was a special person, so kind, welcoming and real. She will be missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you Beth and your whole family during this difficult time.

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