Friday, 12 June 2009 08:25
Judith LeVeen White, of Vero Beach, FL, former 6-year resident of Port Washington, passed away on May 14, 2009. She was born in Jamaica, NY, on April 15, 1937 to William and Virginia LeVeen. She was the loving mother of Kelly Lowe (Timothy) of Port Washington and Kerry Pedersen (Glen) of North Carolina.
Judy was affectionately known as Jupy to her four grandchildren, TJ and William Lowe and Rileigh and Connor Pedersen.
She was predeceased by her brothers, Jerry and Jeffrey. She is survived by her sister Janice Wright of Phelps, NY, and her partner Patrick White, along with numerous nieces and nephews.
She graduated from Paul D. Shreiber High School in 1955 and attended Rollins College in Winter Park, FL. Judy was an employee of Lord & Taylor in Manhasset for 43 years where she was the manager of several departments. She was active in the PTA in the Port Washington school district and a long time member of St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church.
A loving and caring lady, she developed a wide circle of life-time friends. She was especially fond of her high school classmates, with whom she continued to maintain strong friendships over the years.
A memorial service in remembrance of Judy’s life will be held at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Port Washington on June 13 at 10:30 a.m. Memorial donations may be made in her name to St. Peter of Alcantara School, 1321 Port Washington Blvd., Port Washington, NY 11050. Interment Nassau Knolls Cemetery.