She leaves her daughter, Patricia Barker; son-in-law David Barker; and son David Jessing Jr., all of Connecticut. She also leaves her grandchildren, Joshua Barker and his wife Meg Barker of Hawaii and Leah May Barker of Connecticut. She leaves a step-mother, Barbara Barnes of Westborough, and her siblings, Ronald Barnes of Webster, Roger and Virginia Barnes, Robert and Linda Barnes, all of Westborough, and step-siblings, Debbie and Dave Waska of Maine, Walter Aldrich and Suzanne Aldrich of Westborough. She also leaves many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Judith was born in Milford, daughter of Robert Louis Barnes and Helen A. (Mullane) Barnes. She graduated from Westborough High School in 1964 and worked for the state of Massachusetts for over 20 years in Westborough. She also worked at Walmart in Northbridge for several years.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Jan. 7, at 10 a.m., in the First United Methodist Church, 120 West Main St., Westborough. Burial will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery, South St., Westborough.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis, TN 38105-9959 or at www.stjude.org/memorial.