Judith Chu
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Will be held privately by Judy's Family. In the absence of being able to attend, please send your love to the family by leaving an online condolence, sending a card, or donate in her memory to share your support during this most difficult time.

Obituary of Judith Chu

Judith "Judy" K. Chu, 87, recently of Chester, NJ passed away peacefully on May 12, 2020 at Hackettstown Medical Center in Hackettstown, NJ. Judy was born on October 15, 1932 in Peking, China. She moved to the United States in 1957 and later received a Masters of Science Degree in Chemistry from Vanderbilt University. She settled in Richmond, VA with her family and worked as a Chemist at the Medical College of Virginia for over 25 years. Judy was a founding member of the Richmond area Chinese school and educated young children about the Chinese language and culture. She enjoyed gardening, travelling, playing Mahjong with her friends, swimming and bowling. Her passion in life was her family. She loved family visits and feeding all of those she loved. Judy is survived by her two devoted sons, Albert and his wife Robin, and Mars and his wife Shuling; four cherished grandchildren, Samantha, Kirsten, Cynthia and Brian; brother William Chow and his wife Ming-Hwa; and by many other loving family members. She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Shou-Chang of 47 years and her beloved daughter, Grace. Services for Judy will be held privately by the family. In the absence of being able to attend, please send your love to the family by leaving an online condolence, sending a card, or donate in her memory to share your support during this most difficult time. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Alzheimer's Association https://alz.org/
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