PROSPECT — Judith (Ariola) Hankey, 75, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021, surrounded by her loving family. Judy leaves behind her devoted and loving husband of 54 years Edward J. Hankey Sr.

Judy was born May 9, 1946, in Waterbury, Conn., to the late Anthony and Nancy (Capaldo) Ariola. She was predeceased by her brother, Robert Ariola, and a sister, Dorthy Harrigan. She leaves behind a brother, Paul Ariola; a sister Shirley Maslak; three children, Edward Hankey Jr. and his wife, Erin, of Southbury, David Hankey and his wife, Robin, of Prospect, and Debra Hankey of Bucksport, Maine. In addition to her children, she leaves behind seven grandchildren, Dillon, Derek, Michael, Matthew, Mia, Alex and Jack.

Judy often enjoyed attending car shows and cruises, enjoyed crafting and loved spending time with her grandchildren.

Judy’s family wishes to thank VITAS and Griswolds with a special thank you to Maria and Selena for their attentiveness and care of Judy.

Per Judy’s wishes there will be no funeral or memorial service. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America.