Judy Pernice Meek

SAFETY HARBOR, Fla. — Judy Pernice Meek, 77, passed away Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017, in Safety Harbor, Fla.

She was born Oct. 11, 1939, in New York, to the late Frank and Lucy Pernice.

She married her sweetheart, Donald L. Meek, on June 27, 1959.

Judy worked as an elementary school secretary for the Bloomfield-Mespo School District until becoming superintendent secretary of the Champion school district. She retired to Safety Harbor, Fla., with her husband in 2003.

Along with her husband, Don, survivors include her son, Jeff of Akron; her daughter, Melissa (Sly) of Fredericksburg, Va.; her sister, Margaret Scott; brother, Anthony Pernice of Cortland; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and brother, Frank Pernice Jr. of Palm Harbor, Fla.

A celebration of Judy’s life will be 2 p.m. Sunday, March 19, 2017, at Briar Creek II Club House in Safety Harbor.

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