January 4, 2022
Judith Cecelia Heyward was born April 30th 1946 at Margaret Hayes Hospital in Jersey City to the late Elizabeth and Theodore Green. She attended Central High-Newark and Plainfield High continuing her Education at Essex County Vocational Institute in Newark NJ. “Judy" whom many called her, had a zest for brightening the world and bringing joy to many as a renowned travel agent and seamstress. Numerous family members and friends appreciated Judy’s expertise and creative vision as a travel professional by booking memorable cruises and vacations which she and her husband Max also traveled for over 30 years totaling 50 plus cruises and vacations. As a seamstress and fashion designer, Judy created beautiful wedding gowns, fashionable clothing and also mastered the craft as a furniture upholsterer. During the earlier years, Judy along with family and friends, designed stylish clothing which was presented at fashion shows that they promoted and performed. Judy also enjoyed camping trips and family outings with her children and was delighted to host “themed" events and pool parties, where many had the time of their lives. For Judy, Life was an endless Luau! Judith Heyward was preceded in death by siblings Barry Green, Donald Green, Milton Green and Theodore Green. Left to cherish memories is her loving husband Max Heyward, siblings Frances Gadsden, Verna Green, Beverly Green, Leah Green, David Green (April); her beloved children David Sharp, Shannon Beauford (Terrence) and Jerry Sharp (Cindy) ,Tremelia Heyward Donaldson; Grandchildren Jeanette Vazquez (Luis), Ashley Drake ( Jervone), Davyd Sharp , Rio Sharp, Aiden Sharp, Jayden Sharp, Gerald Donaldson II and Geliyah Donaldson. Six great-grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, uncles, aunts, and friends. This is a Closed Private Service Due to Covid. Zoom link will be provided to Family and Friends.
Judith Cecelia Heyward was born April 30th 1946 at Margaret Hayes Hospital in Jersey City to the late Elizabeth and Theodore Green. She attended Central High-Newark and Plainfield High continuing her Education at Essex County Vocational Institute... View Obituary & Service Information
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