Judith Bates

Aug. 23, 1945 – April 28, 2014

Judith Bates was born into eternal life on April 28, 2014, at the age of 68.

She was lifelong companions with Donald Bates, caring and loving mother of Debbie Nolan and Brian Bates, and grandmother of two wonderful grandchildren, Sadie and Jenna. She is further survived by other relatives and many great friends.

Judy enjoyed the challenge of furthering her education, earning her master’s degree while raising her two children. Some of Judy’s favorite pastimes were playing cards, traveling and of course watching the Green Bay Packers.

Judy also loved singing in the choir of Ascension Lutheran Church, where she has given 41 years of worship and service.

Visitation will be Thursday, May 22, at Ascension Lutheran Church, 1415 Dopp St., Waukesha, WI 53188, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., with a service at 5 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated.