Judy Yvonne (Richardson) Vitale, 67, passed away August 1, 2021 with her husband by her side at her home in Saybrook Township following a long battle with cancer. Judy was born on May 1st, 1954 in Durant, Oklahoma, the daughter of Troy and Mary Lee (Walker) Richardson.
Judy graduated from Durant High School in 1972. She married the love of her life Theodore “Ted” Vitale on December 24th, 1986.
Judy enjoyed working out and physical fitness, music, dancing and roller skating when she was younger. She found happiness and joy by spending time with her family and dear friends.
She is survived by: her loving husband, Theodore "Ted" Vitale, her daughter, Julie Parker of Albuquerque, New Mexico; her son, Dr. Adam (Melinda) Parker of Lakeland, Florida; her grandchildren: Zoey Austin of Albuquerque, New Mexico and Eden, Leah, Cori and Lily Parker of Lakeland, Florida; her brother, Jerry (Kathy) Richardson of Durant, Oklahoma; her sisters: Linda (William) Pearson of Ologah, Oklahoma; her brother-in-law, Joe Vitale of New Braunfels, Texas; her brother and sister-in-law’s: Perry and Lisa Vitale of Warren, Ohio and Bonnie and Frank Jarome of Niles, Ohio and her best friend, Donna McCurdy of Yukon, Oklahoma.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Troy in 1974 and Mary Lee in 2008; and her sister, Shirley Ann Henson Brown in 2012.
In keeping with Judy’s wishes, there will not be any services held. Czup Funeral Home is honored to handle the arrangements for the Vitale Family.