Judith Margaret Stoner (72) of Cedar Rapids, Iowa passed on Monday, May 13, 2019. A funeral service will be held on Friday May 17, 2019 at the Cedar Memorial Chapel of Memories at 2pm. A visitation will be held 1 hour prior to service. Following the service a time of food and fellowship will take place at 10004 Hawks Haven NE in Cedar Rapids.
Judith Margaret Mefford was born June 23, 1946 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa to LaVerne and Margaret (Boss) Mefford. She graduated from Marion High School in 1964. Judy married Gary Stoner June 18, 1966 at St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church in Cedar Rapids. She was employed by Northwestern Bell/ Qwest and retired from there. Judy was a union steward for the phone company. While living in Des Moines she was an active member of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church. Some of Judy’s favorite passions were celebrating holidays, being an avid Iowa Hawkeye fan, her cats, faith, family and friends.
Judy is survived by her daughters Heather (Dan) Huppert of Minnesota and Deb (Chad) Mejia of Colorado; 4 grandchildren Matt Mejia, Kaylee Mejia, Tyler Mejia, Emma Huppert; 7 siblings Dick (Sharon) Mefford, Bill (Cindy) Mefford, Marcia May, Pat Mefford, Carol Kauffman, Cheryl Reding, and Jim (Deb) Mefford.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, one brother in law Mark Reding and 1 nephew Nick Kauffman.
Memorial donations may be directed to the Food Bank of Iowa.