Judith Violet Bynon

Former Greenport resident Judith Violet Bynon of Lansford Pa. died July 12 at St. Luke’s Hospice in Bethlehem Pa. She was 57.

Born on Long Island, she was a daughter of the late Neville Grey Lippman Garrett and Jean Fuller. She was a 1977 graduate of Greenport High School.

Ms. Bynon was employed as a cook at Edgemont Assisted Living in Lansford and last worked at the Hometown Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Hometown, Pa.

She was a member of Grace Community Church in Lansford.

Family members said she enjoyed genealogy and often spent hours researching her family history. She also loved to draw.

Predeceased by her husband, Paul A. Bynon, on Sept. 28, 2009, Ms. Bynon is survived by her four sons, Robert Ritchie and Joshua Bynon, both of Coaldale, Pa. and Jacob and Jordan Bynon, both of Lansford; three daughters, Lauren Ritchie of Tamaqua, Pa. and Miriam and Rachel Bynon, both of Lansford; two sisters, Karen Garrett-Hardy of Vermont and Natalie Garrett-Garnett of Virginia; nine grandchildren and two nephews. She was also predeceased by a grandson.

A memorial service took place July 17 at Grace Community Church in Lansford, with the Rev. Jeremy Benack officiating.

Memorial contribution may be made to the family c/o the Skrabak-Parambo Funeral Home, 210 E. Bertsch St., Lansford.

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