Robert J.'s Story
Robert J. Judkins, Sr., 76, of Derry, died Monday May 2, 2016 in Parkland Medical Center in Derry. He was born in Mexico, Maine on April 25, 1940, a son of the late Allard and Leona Judkins. He had been a resident of Derry for the past 25 years, formerly living in Salem, N.H. Mr. Judkins was a U.S. Air Force veteran. He had been employed for the Beaver Lake Lodge in Derry. He enjoyed country music, the Boston Red Sox, golfing, and he especially enjoyed spending time with his family and grandchildren.
He is survived by his children, Elizabeth Dumont and husband Guildo of Derry, Richard Judkins and wife, Nancy of Hemet, CA, Robert J. Judkins, Jr. of Derry, and Jennifer Gagne and husband, Roger of Lawrence; several grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and his longtime companion, Mary McMahon of Derry. He was predeceased by his wife, Mary (Spates) Judkins in 2009; his sister, Mary Rahilley and his brother, Richard Judkins.
Following cremation, a memorial service will be held at a later date. The Peabody Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 15 Birch St., Derry is assisting the family with arrangements. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, MA/NH Chapter, 166 River Road- Suite 210, Bedford, NH 03110. To send a condolence or for more information, please visit, www.peabodyfuneralhome.com.
Published on  May 5, 2016