Judith A. Walker Pastorio

September 1, 1940April 1, 2019

Judith A. Walker Pastorio, 78, died Monday, April 01, 2019 at St. Peter University Medical Center in New Brunswick, New Jersey.

Judith was born September 01, 1940 in Hyannis, Massachusetts to the late Austin and Gladys (Holway) Walker. She lived in Somerset, New Jersey and was previously from Hawthorn, NJ, where she graduated from Hawthorn High School.

Judith earned a Bachelors degree in English from Douglas College. She optioned her Masters Degree in Library Science work at the Rutgers University while working at the Rutgers University Library. Judith loved to sing and dance, she sang in the Philomusica Choir in New Brunswick. She also loved to garden and going to the beach; above all she loved spend time with her family.

Judith is survived by her loving husband of 45 years, John Chapman of Somerset, Her daughters, Robin and her husband Steve Sorg of Highland Park, Carin and her Gregg Rencher of Flemington; her son, James Walker and his wife Betsey of CA; her step daughters, Jenny amd her husband Rob Roslewicz of Highland Park and Rebecca Chapman of Highland Park; her grandchildren, Sasha, Gregg Jr., Austin Drew, Sophia, Leah, Zach, Nathanial, Jillian, Evelyn and Harrison; her great grandchildren, Michael and Sara; and many nieces and nephews.

Services were held in New Jersey at the church she attended. She will be laid to rest next to her mother in Pine Grove Cemetery in South Yarmouth on Wednesday, April 10th at 1:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to Memorial Sloan Kettering at or at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center P.O. Box 5028 Hagerstown, MD 21741-5028


  • Graveside Service Wednesday, April 10, 2019

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