Kentenjian, Judith L. (Lawrence) age 86, a resident of Lynnfield, MA passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on December 7, 2022, at the Kaplan Hospice House. Judy leaves her beloved husband of 65 years Richard “Dick” Kentenjian. She was the loving mother of Donna Nestor and her husband Kevin of Reading, MA and the late Debra Anderson of Tampa, FL. She was the adoring grandmother of Meredith and Katie. Born in Falmouth, MA, she was the daughter of the late William and Rollis Lawrence and is survived by her two sisters Susan Ball of Cumming, GA, Sally Doane of Concord, NH, nieces and nephews. Judy was one of a kind, leaving a lasting impression on everyone she met. In her earlier years, she loved being home raising her children. Later in life, she worked for Addison-Wesley Book Publishers for 19 years starting as a receptionist, greeting visitors with a warm smile and then becoming the assistant to the CFO until she retired. She loved the friendships she made over the years. Her favorite time was spent with her family; always cooking and shopping for them and often seen cuddling Zoey, the precious family pup. Judy will be truly missed, but never forgotten.
Funeral services will be private and in the care of the McDonald Funeral Home, Wakefield, MA.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Judy’s name may be made to Lahey Hospital Gift Processing, Office of Philanthropy, (Attn: Neurology) 330 Brookline Ave (OV), Boston, MA 02215.