The Rev. Judith Ann Crowley
Sept. 2, 1956 — June 18, 2017
The Rev. Judith Ann Crowley of Waukesha passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, June 18, 2017, at the age of 60. She was born in Evanston, Ill., on September 2, 1956, the only child of Allen and Ethel (nee Anderson) Koch.
Judith was a graduate of UW-Eau Claire and the Lutheran School of Theology in Chicago. She was ordained as a Lutheran pastor at Christ the Servant Lutheran Church and served as the pastor of Lake Park Lutheran Church on the eastside of Milwaukee and at Galilee Lutheran Church in Pewaukee. Judith also served as the Lutheran chaplain at Marquette University. In addition to her pastoral care, Judith was a registered nurse and worked at several different hospitals. She was a member of St. Luke’s Lutheran Church and was proud to be a facilitator for Healing Hearts of Waukesha County. She will be sadly missed by her children, Erin (Sean Newton) Crowley of Oregon and Sean James Crowley of Milwaukee, and their father, Timothy Crowley of Waukesha, along with many friends and co-workers.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, July 6, from 5 p.m. until the time of the 6 p.m. memorial service at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, 300 Carroll St., Waukesha, WI 53186. Pastor Doug Andersen will preside. Private graveside services and burial will take place on Friday, July 7, at St. Joseph Cemetery, Waukesha.
Memorials in Judith’s name are appreciated to Healing Hearts of Waukesha County, 121 Wisconsin Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186, or to St. Luke’s Lutheran Church (address above).
Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, Crematory and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family.
For further information, please call the funeral home at 262-547-4035 or visit our website at www.randledable.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.