Judith M. Lott, 71, Alexandria, Va., died July 7, 2012, in West Chester, Ohio.
She was born July 20, 1940, in Henderson Township, a daughter of the late Bernard and Rachel (Pifer) Lott.
Miss Lott lived in the Washington, D.C., area the majority of her adult life and was employed at various locations with the federal government from 1958 until retiring in 1995 as a budget analyst with the Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation.
She served as a volunteer for many years with CrisisLink (formerly Northern Virginia Hotline) and with the Travelers Aid at Washington National Airport.
Crisislink is an organization that brings immediate help, hope and healing to individuals facing serious life challenges, suicidal thoughts, emotional or situational problems.
Her hobbies included reading and traveling throughout the United States and abroad.
Surviving relatives include an uncle, Penny Lott and wife Joanne of Troutville; a nephew, Dennis Hogan of Liberty Township, Ohio; two nieces, Deborah Rouse of Moyock, N.C., and Diane Hogan of Corry; a brother-in-law, Kenneth Hogan of Corry; and several cousins.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Bonnie Hogan; and a nephew, Douglas Hogan.
Friends will be received from 3 to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 21, 2012, at the Brenda D. Shumaker Funeral Home Inc., Big Run.
A funeral service will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, July 21, 2012, at the funeral home with Pastor Butch Brunner officiating.
Interment will follow at McClure Cemetery, Big Run.
Online condolences may be made at www.shumakerfh.com.