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Judith L. Palacios, 67

February 27, 2018

Judith L. Palacios, 67, of Lancaster, passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday, February 27, 2018. Born in Kansas City, MO, she was the daughter of the late Jesse B. and Mary (Kirlin) Lewis. She was the loving wife of Juan X. Palacios, with whom she celebrated 37 years of marriage.
Judy was a very creative, fun loving, kind and sweet person who was loved by all who knew her. She worked as an Assistant Manager for Alfred Dunner at the Rockvale Outlet Store. She was an avid reader, loved to do counted cross stitch, gardening and go outlet shopping. She loved her cats, and she and her husband rescued many feral cats and utilized the Trap, Neuter and Release program at Helping Hands for Animals in Lancaster.
In addition to her husband, Judy is survived by her sisters, Kathleen A. Carriere of North Beach, MD, and Margaret E. Lewis of Kansas City, MO; and a brother Mike Lewis of Eatonton, GA. Also surviving are her step-children, Dianna Palacios and Javier Palacios, both of Richfield, NJ; 8 step-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Memorial Services for Judy will be held at 11:30 AM, Sunday, March 11, 2018, at the Charles F. Snyder Jr. Funeral Home & Crematory, 3110 Lititz Pike, Lititz, PA 17543. Family and friends will be received one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Judy’s name may be made to Helping Hands for Animals, Lancaster, at www.helpinghandsforanimals.org.

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March 12, 2018

Many memories of Judy from the time we met at Sacred Heart Elementary school and all through LCHS.  As a friend she was extremely loyal – my sincere sympathy to Juan, Kathy, Peggy and her entire family.  I’ll miss her

March 10, 2018

We have known Judy since Kal’s days.  What a blessing to have known her, and will truly miss her smile and loving friendship.        Bob and Wanda Lynes

March 10, 2018

I was a classmate of Judy’s at Lancaster Catholic High School and was so sorry to hear of her passing. She was a terrific girl and we had a lot of fun hanging out together. She was very joyful to be around. My sincere condolences to the entire family. 
Ron Meikrantz

March 06, 2018

Judy was a friend,a co-worker,and a sincerely giving and kind person.  I am thankful to have known her and worked with her.  My condolences to the family-she will be missed
Jacque Funk

March 06, 2018

Judy had a gift for finding your funny bone and making sure she tickled it with her immense humor and affection.  Her generous spirit touched all who met her. She will be sorely missed.                                      Our sincere condolences to her family.                                                                                                    Karen and Tom Flett

March 05, 2018

Judy was my friend for many, many years and I am stunned by her passing.  She could always be counted on for a funny story and a good laugh.  I will miss her always.
My condolences to her entire family.
Diane Stoner

March 05, 2018

I am truly sorry for your loss Juan and family.  Judy was a very kind, caring and gentle person and it has been an absolute pleasure knowing her through our animal world.  May you find comfort and peace in knowing that she will be with you always, watching over and protecting.
Michele Barr                                                                                                                                         Helping Hands for Animals

March 04, 2018

It is with deep sadness that I learn of the passing of Judy! Always pleasant, fun and a delight to be around and spend time with! She and Juan have been friends for quite some time! All of my sincere wishes for the entire family to find comfort at this difficult time! I regret that I will be traveling and unable to attend Judy’s services, but I will be there in spirit!
Brett Stabley

March 04, 2018

my condolences to Judy’s family and frends.  You are missed, ur smile, kindness,great sense of humor and attitude toward life and friendship is everlasting, RIP. Dickie Loser

March 04, 2018

She was such a good friend and I will miss her with all my heart! Such a sweet person to so many. Always making me laugh. LOVE you, Judy❤️ Bonnie Cook

March 04, 2018

My deepest condolences….Judy was a childhood friend from Elizabethtown. Our mothers were dear friends. 
Jane mason Rohrbach 

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Sunday, March 11, 2018
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home & Crematory
3110 Lititz Pike
Lititz, PA 17543
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