September 5, 1943 - October 5, 2021
Judith E. Wilson, 78, of Kalkaska, passed away on Tuesday, October 5, 2021. Judy was born in South Lyon, Michigan to the late Andrew and Ernestine (Wolfe) Hann. She was married to her husband Ronald D. Wilson and the love of her life for 60 years. They wed on September 23, 1961, in South Lyon, Michigan. In 1974, they moved north, and in 1988 started Kalkaska Produce Mart which is currently the Cherry Street Market. Together they raised their three boys, Mark, Kenny, and Dale. They also lived in Savannah, Georgia for a couple of years before retiring to Goetzville, Michigan in the U.P.; then returned to Kalkaska in 2013. Judy had many hobbies which included bowling on a team with her mother and sisters, writing longhand letters to her many pen pals, and RV traveling with her family and friends. She always had at least two dogs to love and care for. She was most proud of her sons; Mark with his red truck and MDOT on the side for 32 years and Dale with his blue car and Michigan State Police on it for 23 years. Judith is survived by her husband Ron, sons Mark and Dale, six grandchildren: Mandi (Paul), Dan (Dawn), Nate, Kollyn, Sadie (Jacob), Derek, Blake and Courtney, and 2 great-grandchildren: Cece, Iris, Cooper, Chase, and Megan. She was preceded in death by her son Kenneth; parents; siblings Jean, Donna, Deanna, Jerry, and Andrew. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, October 19, 2021, at Kalkaska Funeral Home at 2:00 PM. The visitation will be held prior to the service from 1:00 – 2:00 PM. A luncheon will follow in the lower level of the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Judy’s honor may be made to the Stalwart Community Church Women’s Association at 8089 E. M-48, Goetzville, MI 49736. Arrangements have been entrusted to Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services.
Judith E. Wilson, 78, of Kalkaska, passed away on Tuesday, October 5, 2021. Judy was born in South Lyon, Michigan to the late Andrew and Ernestine (Wolfe) Hann. She was married to her husband Ronald D. Wilson and the love of her life for 60... View Obituary & Service Information
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