Judy E. Demaree, 77, passed away on Monday, June 1, 2020. She was born on October 25, 1942 in Boone County, Indiana, a daughter of the late Herman and Edna (Falin) Gowin.
She was a graduate of Dover High School. After raising her children, Judy returned to the workforce and was a manager at Hardees and later Wendy’s. She retired from the accounting office at Wal-Mart.
She was an avid animal lover, enjoyed being outdoors and working in her yard. However, family was her everything and she adored her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
The family would like to thank all the nurses and staff that comforted and cared for Judy the past five years.
Survivors include three children, Teresa J. Southerland of Virginia, T.J. Proctor (David Kearby) of Indianapolis, and Tracey J. Wilson (Doug Seaman) of Roachdale; three grandchildren, Michael (Bonnie) Hoskins of Virginia, Michele (Ray) Quinones of Virginia, and Derrek Reynolds of Indianapolis; five great grandchildren, Joey, Josh, Anthony, Emilee and Alex; sister, Joyce (Jay) Luse of Lebanon; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
In addition to her parents, Judy was preceded in death by two sisters, Jeannie Ruark and Joan Sanders.
Graveside Services are to be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 4, 2020 at Pleasant View Cemetery in Lebanon.
Myers Mortuary in Lebanon, Indiana has been entrusted with her burial arrangements.
Memorials may be directed to the Humane Society for Boone County or adopt a pet in her memory.