Judith McAliney

25 Oct 2019 | 02:42

Judith Garrett Giglio McAliney of Warwick entered into rest on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019, after a courageous battle with cancer that she fought with great humor and love. She was 81.

The daughter of Edward Garrett and Margaret Nolan Garrett, she was born on March 7, 1938, in New York City.

She is survived by son Joseph Giglio and wife Cynthia of Santa Anna, California; son Dennis Giglio and wife Karen of Hyde Park; daughter Tara Wood of Warwick; four grandchildren: Allison Thomson (Kyle); Eric Giglio; Shanna and Eddie Wood; two great grandchildren: Natalie and Lucas; four stepsons, two stepdaughters and 19 step-grandchildren; along with numerous nieces, nephews & cousins.

She was predeceased by two husbands, Joseph Giglio and James McAliney; brother Dennis Garrett; grandson Brian Walker; and son-in-law Edwin Wood.

Visitation was held Oct. 27 at T.S. Purta Funeral Home, 690 County Route 1, Pine Island.

A funeral mass was celebrated Oct. 28 at St. Stephen the first Martyr, 75 Sanfordville Road, Warwick.

Cremation were held privately following the services.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Warwick Humane Society, PO Box 61, Warwick, NY 10990.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the T.S. Purta Funeral Home.

To send a condolence online, please go to www.purtafuneralhome.com.