Obituary for Judith Louise Jewell

Born: May. 25th, 1941
Passed Away: Sep. 14th, 2013


Tuesday Sep. 17th, 2013
2:00pm to 4:00pm and
7:00pm to 9:00pm at Throop Funeral Home
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Wednesday Sep. 18th, 2013, 11:00am at Lamont Community Church
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Judith “Judy” Jewell, age 72, was called home to her Lord Saturday evening September 14, 2013 with family at her side. Judy was a lifelong resident of Coopersville and graduated from Coopersville High School. Judy was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother and loved spending time with family, friends and a special group of ladies that enjoyed horseback riding together known as the “Happy Hoofers”. She was preceded in death by her parents Seymore and Mamie (Mulder) Ruster and brother Kenneth Ruster. Judy is survived by her husband of 53 years Roger; three children, Jill and Jerry VanHouten; sons Robert Jewell and special friend Meri-beth Brouwer and Philip Jewell; two grandchildren Nathan VanHouten and Ashley VanHouten; brother Milton and Joyce Ruster; sister-in-law Evelyn Ruster; brother-in-law Verlin and Barb Jewell and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Wednesday 11:00 am at Lamont Community Church, 14000 48th Ave, Coopersville with Rev Rodney Thole officiating. Burial will be in Maplewood cemetery at Lamont. Relatives and friends may meet the family Tuesday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm at the Throop Funeral Home in Coopersville. Memorial donations may be made to Lamont Community Church or Hospice of Holland. An online guestbook may be signed at Throop Funeral Home, Coopersville Ph 616-837-8161


on Wednesday Sep. 18th, 2013 at Maplewood Cemetery
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