Judith A. Whitney

June 18, 1945 - August 07, 2017

Judith A. Whitney of Cadillac passed away, Monday morning, August 7, 2017, at her home. She was 72.

Judy was born June 18, 1945 in Cadillac and graduated from Cadillac High School in 1963. She earned her beautician’s license and worked at Countryside Salon for many years. On June 20, 1964 at the United Methodist Church in Cadillac she married Robert J. “Bob” Whitney and he preceded her in passing on September 22, 2016.

She attended Boon Baptist Church. Judy loved flower gardening and her pets. Judy was an avid reader and did cross stitch. She was very organized and completed numerous photo albums organized for each grandchild and by occasion. Judy will be remembered for her ability to put others first, acceptance of others and her giving nature. She was an exceptional cook and held great Sunday meals for her whole family. Her grandchildren remember her famous macaroni and cheese and making sugar cookies.

She is survived by her children: Kelly Whitney (Christopher) Cater of Lowell, Anne Whitney- Monfils, Jason (Molly) Whitney all of Cadillac; grandchildren, Jordan (Kristen) Cater, Mackenzie Cater, Adam (Cori) Monfils, Kaitlyn Monfils, Wyatt and Howie Inzano; siblings, Joyce (Jerry) Cozart of Blytheville, AK, Marvin Sharp of Cadillac; many nieces, nephews and cousins; sisters-in-law, Francis Sharp and Clara Sharp and her constant companion and special dog, Romeo.

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by siblings: Shirley (Jack) Galvanek, Lloyd (Aleen) Sharp, Junior (Betty) Sharp, Devere Sharp, Kenny Sharp; infant siblings Robert and Stella Sharp and sister-in-law, Sandy Sharp.

Memorial services will be held 11:00 AM Thursday, August 10, 2017 at Peterson Funeral and Cremation Services in Cadillac with Mr. Gary Pullen officiating. Friends may meet the family Wednesday from 5:00-7:00 PM at the Peterson Funeral and Cremation Services in Cadillac. Her final resting place will be Selma Township Cemetery in Wexford County.

Memorial contributions may be made to Wexford County Animal Shelter or Cherry Grove Township Fire Department. An online guestbook is available at www.petersonfh.com.

Guest Book

Ann Clous - Aug 7th, 2017 8:44 pm

"Kelly - so very sorry for your loss. We only get one Mother, and if we are lucky, we get a really good one. May God bring you comfort in your grief "

John Humler - Aug 8th, 2017 10:58 am

"Kelly - Pam and I want you to know how sorry we are for your loss, we know that the love of family and friends will comfort you during this time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your entir family."

Sheltina sharp - Aug 9th, 2017 4:03 am

"Are heads are hung low with memories and prayers "

Kenneth and Elaine Elliott - Aug 9th, 2017 8:13 am

"Kelly, so sorry for your lost. Just remember all the good times together. Will keep you and your family in our prays. "

Tom and Sally Ederer - Aug 10th, 2017 9:37 am

"Ann,Jason & Kelly. Aunt Judy was a special Aunt and will be dearly missed. The special bonds between the Sharp siblings made a lasting impression on us all. You are in the Ederer s prayers and thoughts."

Nancy Robb - Aug 11th, 2017 11:17 am

"Kelly Annie and Jason So sorry for the loss of your mom, try to remember the good times. God bless Nancy 28t9k3p2"

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