Judith ‘Judy’ ‘Mom’ Gail VanName, 76

HANNIBAL, NY – Judith “Judy” “Mom” Gail VanName, 76, of Sterling, NY, passed away on Saturday December 17, 2016, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Syracuse after an extended illness.

Judith ‘Judy’ ‘Mom’ Gail VanName
Judith ‘Judy’ ‘Mom’ Gail VanName

She was born on November 13, 1940, in Richmond County, NY, to the late Leroy and Edna Dawson VanName.

Judy was a woman who always spoke her mind.

After retiring from CBS in 1997, she moved to start her wonderful life in Sterling.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her sister, Nancy Wanamaker.

Judy is survived by her loving companion of 43 years, James Aspinwall; sister, Barbara Donato; son, Allan (Debra) Walz Jr.; granddaughter, Christina Romano; godson, Anthony Ruiz; and was a loving aunt to many nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be held Friday, December 30, from 1 to 4 p.m. with a service to immediately follow at Foster Funeral Home, 837 Cayuga St., Hannibal, NY.

Foster Funeral Home, Inc.