Judith Ann Dincher Burkholder Young

Judith Ann Dincher Burkholder Young, of Mesa, Ariz., died on her 66th birthday March 13, 2018, at 2:47 a.m. surrounded by her family and the spirit of the Lord.

Born in Williamsport, she was the eldest child of Bernard J. and Helen L. (Yoder) Dincher.

Surviving along with her parents are her siblings in Pennsylvania: Barbara J. (Mark) Cellini, of Williamsport, Thomas M. (Susan) Dincher, of Loyalsock, Rita M. (Joseph) DelGrippo, of Williamsport, Constance L. (Bart) Howard, of Montoursville, and Joseph A. (Michelle) Dincher, of Williamsport.

Judith was preceded in death by her husband, Dorsey James (Joe) Burkholder III, with whom she had three beautiful children with: Jody (Craig) Shannon, of Mesa, Ariz., Aaron (Tonya) Burkholder, of Gilbert, Ariz., and Marjorie (Samuel) Johns, of Mesa, Ariz. Along with her children, she had nine grandchildren and one great-grandson.

Judith was a 1970 graduate of Williamsport Area High School. Through her parents strong teachings, her dedication and perseverance began as a small child and carried on into her adulthood when she retired from Clear Title Agency of Arizona, as a V.P. Branch Manager. Her greatest journey in life was her travel from the small town of Oval, Pennsylvania to Mesa, Arizona in 1983. Judith’s greatest joy in life was her family, her faith, and enjoying God’s great gift of life: the great outdoors. She was a hardworking, loving, giving, and courageous strong-willed woman, who always got the job done no matter what the obstacles.

A memorial service to honor Judy’s life will be held 7 p.m. Saturday, April 21 at Sanders Mortuary, 821 Diamond St., Williamsport. A time of visitation will be held from 6-7 p.m. prior to service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Judy’s life may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Center, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, www.stjude.org, or a share a memory of her, with the family.

E-condolences made be made at www.SandersMortuary.com.