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Obituary for Judy Urano (Veglia)

Judy Urano, 92, of Roanoke, Virginia passed away peacefully Friday evening October 20, 2023 at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. 

Judy was born in Schenectady, New York on July 11, 1931 to Carl and Julia Veglia.  She was reunited in death with her husband, Anthony Urano and her siblings, Carl Veglia, Jr, Richard Veglia, Norma Rumph and Maria Lawless.

She was a dedicated homemaker and fabulous cook. In her later years, Judy served as a volunteer for several organizations in the Roanoke Valley. She loved playing Bridge, joining her friends in the Italian-American Club for dinner and participating in her church, Our Lady of Nazareth Catholic Church. She also loved her soaps and Jeopardy.

She is survived by her son, David & his wife, Susan of Athens, Ohio; her lovely granddaughters, Hannah Urano of Denver, Colorado and Grace Urano of San Diego, California and her sister, Claudia Karaszewski of Danvers, Massachusetts. 

A graveside will be held Thursday, October 26, 2023 at 11:00 AM in Sherwood Memorial Park with Msgr. Patrick Golden.

Donations may be made in her name to the charity of your choice.