Judith Hulda Bland, age 84, passed away on Tuesday, January 22, 2013 in Pasadena, MD. She was born at Circleville, WV on June 22, 1928, the daughter of the late Boyd Warner and the late Clara Arbaugh. She was married to Ray Bland, who lives in Franklin, WV. Judith attended Circleville High School and Circleville United Methodist Church. She was a homemaker and mother.
In addition to her husband, Judith is survived by: a daughter, Judy Rae Harrington and husband William of Linthicum, MD; a son, John Bland and wife Donna of Pasadena, MD; 2 brothers, Wendall Nelson and wife Darlene of Franklin, Tom Warner of Franklin, WV; 3 grandchildren, John L. Bland, Jr., Kristin Duffy, Katie Mier; 3 great-grandchildren, Colton Duffy, Grayson Duffy, and Carson Mier. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Bland was preceded in death by: a brother, Bob Arbaugh; 2 sisters, Eleanor Hartman and Dove Welton.
Judith's family will receive friends on Friday, January 25, 2013, 6-8 PM at the Basagic Funeral Home, Franklin. Rev. Stanley Kile will officiate funeral services on Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 11:00 AM in the funeral home chapel. Interment will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Franklin. Memorials may be made to: Alzheimer's Association (www.alz.org/Maryland), 1850 York Road, Suite D, Timonium, MD 21093 or by phone 410-561-9099. Memories and words of comfort may be left at www.basagic.com.