Judy H. Roberts, 69, of Ft. Madison, passed away on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at 8:20 PM at the West Point Care Center.
She was born on August 10, 1949 in Ft. Madison to Alvin and Mabel Wedel Childers. Judy worked at Sheaffer Pen Company and later at the Daily Democrat. Judy loved poetry and writing short stories. She also enjoyed gardening and was a good artist.
Survivors include one daughter, Angie McBride of Ft. Madison; one grandson, Jesse Hagmeier of Ft. Madison and one great grandson, Weston Rhoer of Ft. Madison; four sisters, Betty (Skip Gipe) Brooks of Mills, MO, Mary (Jerry) DeFrates of Bettendorf, Becky (Keith) Cook of Mineral Point, WI and Bonnie (Greg) Scheele of Plymouth, WI; several nieces and nephews; companion, Jerry Stalzer of Ft. Madison and her best friend Susie Muerhoff of Ft. Madison. She was preceded in death by her parents, and two sisters, Patty and Deborah.
Friends may call after 2 PM on Friday, July 19, 2019 at King-Lynk Funeral Home where the family will meet with friends from 4:30-6:30 PM. The funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at Joy Baptist Church with Rev. Earl Beal officiating. Burial will follow in Gethsemane Cemetery.
A memorial has been established for PAW Animal Shelter and online condolences may be left at www.kinglynk.com.