The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of Judith Smith can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Select Candle

Obituary for Judith Smith (Berkise)

JUDITH B. SMITH, 61, of Jackson Twp., NJ, passed away on Tuesday, December 12, 2017, at home. She was born in Scranton, PA, and resided in Lakewood, NJ, prior to settling in Jackson Twp.
Judith was employed as a secretary for 8 years for Change A Life Uganda, Jackson Twp.
She was a communicant of St. Aloysius Roman Catholic Church, Jackson Twp.
Judith was predeceased by her Parents, John and Mary Berkise. She is survived by her Daughter, Megan McKelvey and her Husband, Ian of North Wales, PA; her Brother, Jim Berkise and Susan Engel of Marlboro, NY; and by her Sister, Ann Anderika of Branford, CT. She is also survived by Rachel and Tucker Yaro of Guilford, CT.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend her Funeral Liturgy at 9:30 AM on Saturday, January 6, 2018, at St. Aloysius Roman Catholic Church, 935 Bennetts Mills Rd., Jackson Twp., NJ 08527. Please gather at 9:15 AM at the Church. Arrangements are under the care of the GEORGE S. HASSLER FUNERAL HOME, 980 Bennetts Mills Rd., Jackson Twp., NJ. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Judith’s memory to Change A Life Uganda, 46 Oakmont Ln., Jackson Twp., NJ, or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105-1942, or the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, 120 Wall St., 29th Floor, New York, NY 10005 and would be greatly appreciated. For directions, further information and to send condolence messages to the family, please select a tab on the left.
Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Shared Stories