Judy A. Young

October 30, 2019
Judy A. Young, 77; of Fulton passed away peacefully Wednesday at University Hospital after a short illness. Judy was born in Fulton, NY to the late Joseph and Blanche (Ward) Mangano. She remained a lifetime resident of Fulton. Judy attended Fulton Schools and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Marketing from Columbia College. She worked for Alltel where she served in many positions including Traffic Supervisor and Sales Manager for 30 years until her retirement in 1997. Judy was a member of the Fulton Rotary Club since 1995 where she served as president from 1998-99 and 2011-12 and as Secretary beginning in 2012 for several years. She also served as an Assistant District Governor for Area 6 from 2001-2004. Judy was a multiple Paul Harris Fellow and received the Rotary Community Service Award. She had served on the Board of Directors of the Fulton Family YMCA, Oswego Industries, A.L. Lee Memorial Hospital, Fulton and the United Way of Oswego County for many years. She was a past member of the Fulton Elks Auxiliary where she had also received the Lady Elk Award in 1988. Judy was a Past President of the International Management Council and past member of the Fulton, Phoenix and Cazenovia Chamber of Commerce. She was an avid communicant of Holy Trinity Church, Fulton where she had served as a Pastoral Council Member, Church Usher, Lector, BINGO Team Leader, Festival Committee Member and longtime Chairperson of the Funeral Luncheon Committee. Judy was the recipient of the Immaculata Medallion Award from the Syracuse Diocese in 2012 for her volunteerism to her parish. She was predeceased by her son James Joseph Shutts, daughter Vickie (Hart) Frawley Gioia, step-father Erwin Brewer, step-mother Betty Mangano, son James Shutts Jr. grandson Samuel Young, great grandson Jack Bobbett, and brother-in-law Tom “Bodie” Schaffer. Judy is survived by her husband of 40 years: Robert W. “Bud” Young of Fulton, NY; 2 sons: Donald (Jean) Hart Jr. of Palermo, NY; Joseph Hart of Fulton, NY; daughter Jennifer (John) LeBlanc of Fulton, NY; four step-sons: Douglas (Cynthia) Young of Malta, NY; Dennis (Arlene Coppola) Young of Fulton, NY; Danny (Connie Clancy) Young of Oswego, NY; David (Tom Walker) Young of Palm Desert, CA ; 2 step-daughters: Donna (Ernie Baum) Shue of Fulton, NY; Debra (Dean) Burridge of Hannibal, NY; 2 brothers: James Mangano of Granby, NY, Paul Mangano of Cumming, GA , 2 sisters: Teresa Schaffer of Oswego, NY, Catherine (Gary) Hubbard of Hannibal, NY; 23 grandchildren, and several great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. A Funeral Service will be conducted 9:30 AM Monday at Holy Trinity Church, Fulton where a mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. Joseph Scardella. Burial will be held in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. Calling hours will be conducted 1:00 to 4:00 PM Sunday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S., Fulton. The family requests that donations may be made to Friends of Oswego County Hospice, P.O. Box 1320, Oswego, NY 13126 or please consider bringing a non-perishable food item(s) to calling hours to help replenish our local food pantries with the upcoming holiday season and aid in the continuation of Judy’s acts of service to our community.

6 thoughts on “Judy A. Young

  1. Bud and family,

    It is with a heavy heart that I write this note for your loss of Judy. She was a beautiful lady, full of love and joy for Our Lord. Judy was always willing to lend a helping hand for others. In addition, she was a great cook for others to enjoy.

    In sympathy and friendship,
    Rosemary Occhino-Pilawa

  2. Our deepest sympathies. We are heartbroken to hear the news. Judy was an amazing woman and my moms best friend. She was more like an Aunt to us as she was so close with our family. She had a huge heart and always astonished me with the many things she did for others.
    She will be greatly missed but I know my mom will be glad to see her. ✝️

  3. She was such a wonderful and caring woman. I have known Judy for many years. We both worked for Alltel and had a personal relationship with her.I loved her and Bud so much. She was involved with so many organizations, that I always told her I didn’t have to call to see how she was because I always saw her picture every week in the Valley news!!! Prayers are with all her family and I will miss her dearly

  4. So sorry Judy passed away. She always had a smile for everyone. My sympathy to all her relatives aand friends. I remember her from IMC, and I know her son and daughter-inlaw.

  5. Sorry about your loss, I pray God will provide peace, comfort and direction during this time of need. What I remember of Judy is her being full of joy. Rest In Peace Judy.

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