Judy Lane Fimiani Slarb passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 30, 2019.
Judy was born on May 20, 1940 in Baltimore, Md., to the late Mack and Hazel Lane.
She graduated in 1957 from North Harford High School in Pylesville, Md. and later received her degree in business administration with a minor in personnel management from George Washington University in 1961. She worked as the office manager at Holland Gardens in Beltsville, Md., for many years as well as for Capital Broadcast News in Washington, DC. Judy was also a property manager assistant at Providence Hospital in DC. In the more recent past, Judy worked as a substitute teacher in Howard County, Md., for 20 years.
Being very active in the community, Judy volunteered for multiple organizations including the College Park United Methodist Women (a past president); the American Legion Women’s Auxiliary in College Park, Md. and Laurel, Del.; and served as the director of the championship K-Company Majorette, Color Guard and Drum Corps in Beltsville for over 10 years. She was also a member of the Ruth Circle at her church, the Widows Club in Laurel, Md. and Laurel, Del.; NARF; and the Red Hat Ladies in Laurel, Del.
Judy loved music, dance and theatre. However, her biggest passion was animals, especially her cats!
Judy is survived by her daughter, Sandra Johnson of Duluth, Minn.; son, Ronald Fimiani (Jennifer) of York, Pa.; four grandsons, Benjamin and Jacob Johnson and Luca and Lance Fimiani; sister, Sylvia Hayward (Milton) of Edgewater, Md.; nieces and nephews; and many wonderful friends in Maryland and Delaware.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her former husband, Joseph Fimiani Jr.; husband and soulmate, Kenneth Slarb; daughter, Julie Fimiani; and brother, Dennis Lane.
Visitation will be held at 2 p.m. followed by a memorial service at 3, on Sunday, May 19, at the College Park United Methodist Church, 9601 Rhode Island Ave., College Park. Interment will be conducted at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to the Worcester County Humane Society, PO Box 48, Berlin, MD 21811, or College Park United Methodist Church (address above).
To view and sign the family’s online guestbook, go to www.borgwardtfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are in the care of Donald Borgwardt Funeral Home in Beltsville.