- On March 2, 2019
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Cindy Judd Hill, born Dorothy Irene Judd age 92, passed away peacefully on March 2, 2019.
Born on March 5, 1926, she was the daughter of the late Elizabeth Irene Strensky and Vernon Claire Judd.
She was the beloved wife of the late John Albert Hill and Frank S. Youngk; loving mother of John Lancing Hill, Cherie Irene (James W. Lanagan) Hill, Albert Judson (Kathryn Viglietta) Hill, Jonathan Jay (Rhonda Hall) Hill; grandmother of Heidi Lynn (Joe) Morino, Timothy Judson (Brianna Spittle) Hill, Jackson Alexander Hill, And Savanna Lynn Hill.
She is preceded in death by her siblings Myrtle and Raymond “Bud.”
Cindy had a passion for music, dance and performing. She was a music teacher at Chartiers Valley School District. In 1966, she prevailed in a landmark decision to institute maternity leave for teachers in Pennsylvania. This put her on a path to becoming an ardent founding member of the South Hills N.O.W. She then campaigned for ERA in Chicago. She retired from teaching and struck up a new career in the performing arts, winning a title of Miss Senior America at the age of 76. After being widowed in 1999. And then she married again later in life.
A gathering will be planned. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Pittsburgh Cremation & Funeral Care, 3287 Washington Rd., McMurray, PA 15317, 724-260-5546. For information on the gathering please contact Irene at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at pittsburghcremation.com.