Matushka Judy (Alderson) Horosky was called by our Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, May 17, 2018, peacefully at home, with her husband John and family at her side. She was born July 7, 1940 in Houston, PA. to the late Robert And Helen (Filius) Alderson. Matushka Judy was a member of St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church in Cannonsburg, PA. as well as churches in Moundsville, W. Va., Monesson, PA. and Philipsburg, PA. She attended the Chartiers-Houston Schools. While living in Punxsutawney, she worked at the Punxsutawney Christian School and loved helping children. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and was very active in the Ladies Altar Guild in the Monesson Church where she was president and vice president of the Guild and initiated many fund raising activities. Matushka Judy is survived by her husband Fr. John of 59 years and daughters; Mary E. Crites and husband James of Washington, PA., and Teresa McGill and husband Dr. Bradley McGill of Punxsutawney, PA. Also surviving is her sister; Dorothy Moore and husband James of Houston, PA. she leaves behind six grandchildren; Thomas, Noah and Alexandria McGill and James, Nicole and Austin Crites. She also leaves three great grandchildren; McKenna, Brantly and Madelyn Crites and many relatives and friends. Friends will be received from 4-8 pm Sunday, May 20, 2018 at the McCabe Funeral Home in Punxsutawney where a Parastas will be held at 8 pm with Fr. Bill Evansky as Celebrant. Additional visitation will be held from 9:30 am until 11 am on Monday, May 21, 2018 at St. John the Baptist Church, 601 Boone Avenue, Cannonsburg, PA. 15317. Interment will follow at Oak Springs Cemetery, Cannonsburg. Online condolences may be made at mccabefuneralhomespa.com
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