WATERVILLE – Judith Hope Varney, 83, formerly of Plymouth, died Friday, December 20th, 2014, at Woodlands Assisted Living in Waterville, where she was a resident for two years. She was born December 31, 1929 in Providence, RI, the daughter of Benjamin and Doris (Main) Mosher.
Judith, a graduate of Waterville High School, attended comptometer school (a calculating machine popular at that time) in Boston. She worked for Hollingsworth and Whitney Company before marriage. On June 10, 1950 she married Lloyd H. Varney, who passed away in 1993. She worked as a telephone switchboard operator and receptionist at Thayer and Inland Hospitals. She loved her family very much. Her greatest accomplishment was raising her four children. Judi enjoyed knitting, bowling and loved to cook.
She is survived by her companion, Bill Mosher of Winslow; one daughter, Susan and her husband, Lee Sandler of Readfield; three sons and their wives, Douglas and Carol of Greenbelt, MD, David and Olga of Plymouth, and Dan and Andrea of Proctor, VT; 5 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren and her brother, Perry Mosher of Winslow.
A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. May 3, 2014, at Pleasant Street United Methodist Church, Waterville. Interment at Maine Veterans Cemetery, 129 Blue Star Highway, Augusta. Arrangements by FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls. In lieu of flowers please donate to Hospice Volunteers of Waterville Area. Messages of condolence may be sent to: www.finleyfuneralhome.com.