It is with great sadness that the family of Julia Milbank Woch Messerle announces her passing on November 17, 2017 at the age of 31 years.
Born in Pequannock, New Jersey to Alexandra Milbank and Albert Woch. She was raised in Oak Ridge, NJ and lived in Hopatcong NJ with her family until the time of her death.
Julia will be lovingly remembered by her husband Conor, their son Carter, and her stepson Kyle.
Julia is survived by her parents Alexandra Milbank and Albert Woch and his wife Cheryl. She is also survived by her brother Albert Woch (Heather), her sister Rebecca Staub (Tom) and her extended family (in-laws) Bill and Sharon Messerle, their children and their spouses, Bill (Jill) Messerle, Meghan Hernandez, Beth (Adam) Jedlicka, and Caitlin (Elijah) DeGroat. And many aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews.
Julia will be remembered for her beautiful smile, her joyous laughter, and unrestrained love for her family and friends. She was a daughter, sister, wife, aunt, and above all a mother who loved her boys with all her heart. Her strength and spirit were inspirational and she will be missed deeply.
A Christian Funeral Mass in celebration of Julia’s life will be held on Monday November 20, 2017 at 11 am at Our Lady Star of the Sea Roman Catholic Church, 204 Espanong Road Lake Hopatcong NJ. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to NJSOCF (New Jersey State Organization of Cystic Fibrosis) PO Box 3648 Wayne, NJ 07474.