Julia D. Wakefield
AGE: 86 • North Plainfield
Julia D. Wakefield, 86, died on March 14, 2013. She was born in Somerville, NJ on April 13, 1926 to her dear parents Purcell and Sadie Drake Dilts. Julia was a Nurse for the VA Lions Hospital in Lions, NJ. She enjoyed shopping, playing bingo, taking trips to Atlantic City and the Shore, watching TV, and spending time with her family, friends, and pets. Julia was a kind, caring, generous person, and will be sadly missed by all who knew her.
Julia is survived by her loving children, Ken (Laurie) Wakefield of Lebanon, Keith (Patricia) Wakefield of Stewartsville, Doug (Joanne) Wakefield of Flemington, Gregory (Heather) Wakefield of Lower Macungie PA, and Diane Wakefield of North Plainfield; eight wonderful grandchildren, Lori Gelbein, Jennifer Eberhart, Amanda Wakefield, Samantha Wakefield, Sara Wakefield, Kimberly Craig, Tyler and Courtney Wakefield; four wonderful great-grandchildren, Benjamin and Hannah Gelbein, Avery Lynn and Tanner Alexis Eberhart; several nieces and nephews; and her ex-husband, Donald Wakefield. She was predeceased by her parents; her brother, William Skillman; and two sisters, Elizabeth Stillwell and Harriet Conover.
Viewing will be held on Monday, March 18, 2013 from 4:00 to 8:00 pm at Somerville Funeral Home, 10 West End Avenue, Somerville, NJ 08876, (908-725-2079). Religious Services will be held at 6:00 pm at the funeral home conducted by Reverend Ken Petty. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, March 19, 2013 starting with a viewing from 10:00 to 11:00 am at the funeral home followed by Burial in Readington Reformed Cemetery, Readington, NJ.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her memory to the Readington Reform Church, 124 Readington Road, Route 620, P.O. Box 1, Readington, NJ 08870, (908-534-2077).
"Always In Our Hearts"