Judith Ann Pierce, 72, after a brief illness, passed away at her residence in Kent, Ohio on Monday, Jan. 28, 2013.
Judith was born in Newton, Iowa, to parents Maurice and Alice Rodgers on March 9, 1940. She enjoyed her career as a bookkeeper in the oil and gas industry. Judith enjoyed gardening and loved home design, always re-decorating her home. She had a passion for history and reading. Most of all she loved her grandchildren.
Judith is survived by her children, Rick (Vickie) Elliott of Newton, Nancy Elliott and Susan Davis (Jeff Rogers). She also leaves her beloved grandchildren, Erik Davis, Nicole Davis, Daniel Crago and Morgan and Caitlin Elliott. Also surviving are Sandi Rodgers, Ann Marie (Julia), Joey (Andrea), Desiree (Mark) Schultz, Trisha (Mark) Giffels and Bill Scott.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Roger Pierce, brother Jim Rodgers, first husband Dennis Elliott and her Aunt Helen Scott.
Family will receive friends on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at the Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home, 703 E. Main St., Ravenna, Ohio, from 2 to 3 p.m. Memorial Service officiated by Pastor Ron Lanham.