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Judith Adams

Judith Adams, age 70, of Swanton, Ohio, passed away in her home Sunday morning, September 3, 2017, surrounded by her loving family. Judy was born on April 18, 1947 in Wauseon, Ohio to Franklin and Eleene (Taber) Decker. She attended Pike Delta York, attended modeling school at Margaret O'Brien, and obtained her accounting degree from Davis Business College. On January 18, 1969 she married the love of her life, James D. Adams. He preceded her in death on April 4, 2013.

Judy enjoyed working at Hertz Rent-a-Car at the Toledo Express Airport before being employed at Jeep, until her injury there in October of 1985. Judy was a member of Zoar Lutheran Church in Perrysburg, Swanton American Legion Post #479, a proud wife of a Mason and widow of a distinguished Vietnam Veteran.

Judy will be remembered as a classy lady, who loved dancing, bowling, traveling, Nascar, trying her luck at the casino, and looked forward to spending each year at the Fulton County Fair.

Most of all, Judy loved her family. She will be greatly missed by her loving sister, Ruth Ann (Decker) Reither; four devoted children, Linda (Paul) Warnke, Doyle (Karen) Adams, Todd Adams and Heather (David) Corwin; 15 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; sisters and brothers-in-law, Barb Poling, Joyce (Jim) May, Mary (David) Morris, John (Donna) Adams, Susie (Phil) Wiland, Les Adams, Richard Adams, Gail (Jack) Sager, Carol (Don) Wiland, Marvin (Darlene) Adams and Diane (Dale) Irelan; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

Besides her beloved husband of 44 years, Judy was preceded in death by her parents, Franklin and Eleene Decker; father and mother-in-law, Jesse and Marjorie Adams; brother, Tommy Decker; and sister-in-law, Wilma Stack.

Family and friends may visit Friday, September 8th, from 2 to 8 p.m. at the Weigel Funeral Home in Swanton (419.826.2631). Visitation will continue Saturday, September 9th from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Zion United Methodist Church, 4533 County Road 11 in Wauseon, where funeral services will begin at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Zion Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or the Cherry Street Mission.

Residence: Swanton, Ohio

Visitation: Friday, September 8th from 2 to 8 pm at the Weigel Funeral Home in Swanton

Funeral Service: Saturday, September 9th at 11:00 am at Zion United Methodist Church in Wauseon

Interment: Zion Cemetery

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So sorry to hear of the passing of your mother. Blessings to your family at this time.

Annette Makula Sep 9 2017 12:00 AM

We were so saddened to hear of the passing of Cousin Judy. Words cannot express our deepest sympathy for your family. As much as we will miss her smile, wit and sense of humor, I am sure she is with all her loved ones who have gone before. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

John Weber, Ruth Weber, Julie Weber-Davis and Betty Taber-Weber-Kessler Sep 7 2017 12:00 AM

Family please accept my deepest condolences. May God's promises found at Acts 24:15 and Psalms 37:29 bring you comfort during this difficult time.

Vaughn family Sep 6 2017 12:00 AM

Todd: So sorry for the loss of your mom. Hope the wonderful memories will give you comfort through this difficult time. Your mom is at peace with your dad in heaven. Prayers for you and the family..

Ken and Patty Walker (S.Berkey Southern Rd) Sep 6 2017 12:00 AM

Sending our deepest condolences to the Family, May God Bless all of you at this time of sorrow.

Bonnie & Ron Holdeman Sep 6 2017 12:00 AM

Sorry to here of Judy's passing was friends of her sister and had fun at her moms house many times she will be greatly missed

Jean (Woody) Skates Sep 5 2017 12:00 AM

Linda so sorry to hear of your losing your Mom I know you will miss her dearly.Just know now she is in the arms of her true love Jim ...hugs and prayers going your way..with love Carolyn

carolyn Bundy Sep 5 2017 12:00 AM

Ruth Ann: So sorry for the loss of your sister Judy. May God Bless all of you at this time of sorrow.

Larry & Connie Favorite Sep 5 2017 12:00 AM

Sorry to hear that Heather's Mother had passed away especially knowing how close she was to her parents, and our condolences go out to the entire family!

Barry and Nancy Martin Sep 4 2017 12:00 AM