Judith Anne O’Donnell, Tehachapi resident and longtime parishioner at St. Malachy Catholic Church, went home to be with the Lord on Dec. 7, 2016, after a lengthy struggle with several illnesses.
She is survived by her son, Joseph T. O’Donnell; daughter, Suzanne J. O’Donnell; brother, William M. Hammond; sister-in-law, Lilla L. Hammond of Maryland; as well as brother and sister-in-law, Patrick and Louise O’Donnell, both of Tehachapi. Judy had eight beautiful grandchildren, and many friends and extended family who will miss and pray for her. She is also survived by the family’s great and wonderful friend Robert Lawson.
She will be interred at Tehachapi Public Cemetery — Westside with the love of her life and husband, Thomas John O’Donnell, who passed away in 2009.
Recitation of the Rosary will be at 10:30 a.m. and Mass of the Resurrection at 11 a.m. Dec. 20, 2016, at St. Malachy Catholic Church. A reception will be held immediately after the service.
Wood Family Funeral Service has been entrusted with her care. For condolences, please visit woodmortuary.net.