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Official Obituary of

Judith C. (Chamberlain) Woelfersheim

August 28, 1950 ~ February 28, 2024 (age 73) 73 Years Old

Judith Woelfersheim Obituary

Cambridge, NY - Judith C. Woelfersheim, 73, of Cambridge, passed away Wednesday, February 28, 2024 at the Southwestern Vermont Medical Center in Bennington, VT.

Judy was born August 28, 1950 in Rochester, NH the daughter of the late Ralph and Louise (Hanscom) Chamberlain.

Judy graduated from Dover High School in Dover, NH.  She graduated from Gordon College in Wenham, MA and took graduate classes at the former North Adams State before earning her Master’s Degree from SUNY Plattsburgh.

Judy moved to Cambridge and began as a sixth-grade teacher in 1971. She then moved to the fifth-grade where she taught for many years and coordinating the annual fifth-grade trips to Boston and the Funky McFeathers shows that students loved. Judy went on to become the assistant principal before retiring in 2004 to enjoy her time with her husband, children, grandchildren, and friends.

Judy was an active member of the Coila Church where she was the Church secretary and pianist for many years.  She was a member of the church choir, the worship team and was involved with many activities with the church.  She and her husband were area representatives for Youths for Understanding.  They had hosted seven foreign exchange students over the years.

Judy enjoyed knitting, quilling, making stained glass designs and all types of puzzles. She enjoyed venturing back to New England to see the ocean.

In addition to her parents, Judy was predeceased by her husband, Donald A. Woelfersheim who passed away September 10, 2016.

Judy is survived by her children, Christa (David) Berthiaume and Matthew (Ann) Woelfersheim, all of Cambridge; grandchildren, Drew, Ellie, Charonne & Josiah Berthiaume, Ryan & Eli Woelfersheim; a brother, Allen Chamberlain of Kissimmee, FL.

The family would like to thank the staff at The Cambridge for caring for Judy as their own family member for the last two years.

Calling hours will be Friday, March 8, 2024 from 4-7 pm at the Coila Church, 93 State Route 372, Cambridge, NY.

Funeral services will be at 10 am Saturday, March 9, 2024 at the Coila Church.  Interment will follow at Woodlands Cemetery in Cambridge.  A reception will be at the church following the services.

Memorial contributions in memory of Judy may be made to the Coila Church, 93 State Route 372, Cambridge, NY  12816.

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Services

Visitation
Friday
March 8, 2024

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Coila Church
93 State Route 372
Cambridge, NY 12816

Funeral Service
Saturday
March 9, 2024

10:00 AM
Coila Church
93 State Route 372
Cambridge, NY 12816

Interment
Saturday
March 9, 2024

11:30 AM
Woodlands Cemetery
Cemetery Avenue
Cambridge, NY 12816

Reception
Saturday
March 9, 2024

12:00 PM
Coila Church
93 State Route 372
Cambridge, NY 12816

Donations

Coila Church
93 State Route 372, Cambridge NY 12816
Web: http://coilachurch.org/give

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