Judith Ann Preston

October 20, 1949 - October 13, 2022
Judith Ann Preston

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Judith Ann Preston Born October 20, 1949 in Brooklyn NY passed away in Wilmington NC on October 13th 2022 peacefully at home with family.

She is preceded in death by her parents William David Richardson & Evelyn Caroline Larsen.

Judy was loved by so many and had a big place in her heart for her pets, gardening, golf and tennis and most of all her family. She worked for McKim & Creed Engineers for 34 years. Christmas was by far her favorite Holiday of the year. Everyone knew if you were on the “good” list you better bring a truck to her house. Her Children and her grandchildren were her world. She was such a selfless woman and sacrificed so much for her family being the caring person she was. She will truly be missed by all.

Judy is survived by her sisters; Ethel Gustafson Ambrosait and Lynn Richardson-Roye, Her sons Anthony A. Altilio (Danielle Gastonguay), Michael A. Altilio (Breanna VanVliet) and Grandsons; Nicholas A. Altilio and Maddox S. VanVliet.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date to be determined.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation 1535 S. 41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099.


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  • October 21, 2022
    Richard Stevens says:
    A sweet and caring person that will truly be missed. God bless Judy.

  • October 17, 2022
    Cheri Thomas says:
    It was a honor to have known her. Beautiful inside and out. She will be so very missed. All my love to her sweet boys who she loved with all her heart. ❤️

  • October 17, 2022
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  • October 16, 2022
    Jennifer Shivar says:
    Keeping your family in my daily prayers. Judy was a sweet lady and loved being a part of her boys world. Y’all made her a proud Momma and I know she is missed by each of you.