DARE COUNTY, N.C. (WNCT) – 16 year Dare County commissioner, Warren C. Judge III has passed away.
Warren was a Democratic candidate running for House District 6, which covers Beaufort, Hyde, and Washington, counties along with Dare County.
According Judge Campaign Facebook page he fell ill on Wednesday and was transported to a Virginia hospital.
The family of Warren Jude wanted to share this statement following his passing.
“Our hearts are deeply saddened by the loss of our beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend, Warren C. Judge III. We are grateful for, and comforted by, all of Warren’s friends and supporters in Dare County, which he loved so dearly. It was one of the greatest honors of Warren’s life to serve as a Dare County Commissioner for the past sixteen years.
We are also grateful for Warren’s many new friends and supporters he made throughout NC House District 6 over the past year. Warren was looking forward to the opportunity to serve all of the citizens of House District 6 in the NC General Assembly.
We are immensely grateful for everyone’s prayers and words of comfort during this difficult time.”