Judy Goodfellow, 77, of Mason, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014, at St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital with her family by her side.
Cremation rites will be accorded as per Judy’s wishes. Services will be scheduled at a later date and are in care of Hall Funeral Chapel in Effingham. Condolences may be left online at www.hallfuneralchapel.com.
Judy was born on Nov. 18, 1936, to Fred and Irene (Stumborg) Gardewine. She married Robert Goodfellow on May 11, 1957, in Effingham. Judy was a court reporter for the State of Illinois, retiring in 1990. Along with her husband, Judy Goodfellow enjoyed the sport of showing, breeding and training beagle hounds. Together they championed over 100 dogs. She was a member of the Mattoon Kennel Club for 51 years, being a past president for 25 years. Judy also enjoyed spoiling her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Judy Goodfellow is survived by her husband; daughter, Bobbi (Bill) Borbely of Vandalia; brother, David (Judy) Gardewine of Effingham; grandchildren, Jessica Tucker of New Athens, Crystal Tucker of Granite City; and five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Sign the guestbook at www.effinghamdailynews.com.