July 12, 1945 ~ September 19, 2017
Judith Ann Benton Johnson, age 72, of Orange, wife the late Charles P. Johnson, passed away on September 19, 2017 at Milford Hospital. She was born on July 12, 1945 to the late Louis T. Benton, Jr. and Hertha Linehan Benton. She is survived by her daughter Deborah Machado, sisters Hertha Russell, Gerrie Amendola, Barbara Thomas, and Sandra O’Donnell, cherished grandchildren Morgan and Brittany Machado, and several nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her brother Louis T. Benton, III, and son-in-law Durval T. Machado. Judith worked for Advanced Graphics as a silk screener for many years. She loved traveling with her husband and family and was an avid NASCAR fan. A private graveside service was held at Orange Center Cemetery under the direction of Beecher & Bennett Funeral Home, Hamden.