Judith Mary Wahba
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 6:00 PM
Judith Mary Wahba, age 75, of Madison passed away at home surrounded by family on Tuesday, February 21, 2017. Judy was born on July 26, 1941 in San Francisco. She was the eldest daughter of Florence and Samuel Weinberg. Judy graduated Felton High School in Delaware in 1959 and completed her B.A. in English at American University in 1963. She went on to teach junior high and high school English in New York where she met and married the late Dr. Albert Jacques Wahba.
She would later start her family in Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada. In 1977, she and Albert moved with their two young children to Jackson, Mississippi. Judy was an active member of Beth Israel Congregation where she volunteered for Sisterhood and later served on the board of the temple. After working for a few real estate offices, she joined some of her close friends and co-founded Real Estate Partners. Judy's husband of 51 years, Dr. Albert Wahba and her parents, Florence and Samuel Weinberg, preceded Judy in death. She is survived by her children Jeffrey (Jodi), Danielle, and Mike her sister Ruth Corder, and brother Ronnie Weinberg (Kati), and her grandchildren Jennifer, Andrew, and Allison.
Graveside services were held at Beth Israel Cemetery February 24, 2017. Memorial donations may be made to Beth Israel Congregation Jackson, MS.