Judy A. Clason, Footville, WI, (1944-2013)
December 4, 1944 - December 3, 2013
Judy A. Clason, age 68, of Footville, went peacefully in her sleep on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, at home surrounded by her family. She was born in Richland County on Dec. 4, 1944, the daughter of Carl and Lulu Mary (Risen) Hamilton. She married Woodrow “Woody” Clason on Oct. 7, 1961, at the United Methodist Church, Viola, and Woody preceded her in death on Jan. 10, 2000. The couple moved to Janesville, from Richland Center, in 1961. Judy was a Janitor for the Parkview School District until her retirement in 1990.
Judy is survived by her four children: Jody Clason of Footville, Laurie Petri of Marshfield, Kelly Clason of Arlington, TX, and Bob (Lisa) Clason of Verona; six grandchildren: Crystal Brown, Casey Brown, Joshua Brueggeman, Jeremy Brueggeman, Kelsey (Kaitlin) Clason, Elizabeth (Thomas John “TJ”) Richards; eight great-grandchildren; two sisters, Lois (David) Germain and Connie Willis, both of Kenosha; two brothers, Kirby (Verla) Hamilton of Viola, and James (Eleanor) Hamilton of Stoddard; one sister-in-law, Charlene Hamilton of Viola; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Woody; grandson, Matthew; son-in-law, John Petri; four brothers; and a sister.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, at the CHURCH OF CHRIST, Footville, with Rev. John Thomson and Rev. Stuart McCoy officiating. Burial will be at Grove Cemetery.
A Celebration of Life will be on Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, from 3 until 6 p.m. at CHURCH OF CHRIST, Footville. SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, Janesville, is assisting the family. For on-line condolences and obituary: www.schneiderfuneraldirectors.com