Madison, Wis. - Judson Fuld Schiebel passed away in his home on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012. He was born on April 19, 1915 in Brooklyn, New York to Norman and Mary (Mihlstein) Schiebel. He graduated from Erasmus High School and attended NYU for his B.A. degree, fulfilled CPA requirements and later obtained his J.D. degree from St. John's University.
His professional work took him to Jaeger Watch Co. and eventually to B. Manischewitz Co., where he was the Comptroller for many years. He completed his financial career as Treasurer of the Barbizon Co. in New York, from which he retired in 1978.
Judson and his wife of 68 ½ years, Marion Ruth Margolis, travelled extensively. They also spent time at their beloved lagoon cottage in Martha's Vineyard, and their apartment in Hoboken, New Jersey.
Reading, opera and classical music, stamp collecting, golf and acrostics were favorite pastimes of Jud, as well as spending time with his family.
He is survived by his three children, Barbara (Dennis) Lockwood Wagner of Madison, Wis., Jonathan Schiebel of Dusseldorf, Germany and Laura (David) Kline of Winston-Salem, North Carolina; four grandchildren, Brian (Brenda) Lockwood of Minneapolis, Minn., Keith (Beth) Lockwood also of Minneapolis, Minn., Tammy (David) Priest of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, and Mae (David) Ashby of Orlando, Florida; two great-grandchildren, Nathan and Olivia Priest ; sister-in-law, Bernice Bloch of Delray Beach, Florida, seven nephews and nieces, and his two extraordinary caregivers, Nick and Davaa.
He was a gentle, intelligent, and kind man, who will be deeply missed by his family and friends.
Memorials may be made to Wisconsin Talking Book and Braille Library, 813 W. Wells St, Milwaukee WI 53233 and Agrace Hospice Care, 5395 E. Cheryl Parkway, Madison WI 53711 (www.agracehospicecare.org).