Judith A. Mieloch

Judith A. Mieloch, 64, of Grafton, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2008 at Columbia-St. Mary’s Hospital in Mequon after a battle with cancer,

Judy was born in Milwaukee on Sept. 18, 1943, daughter of Edward and Genevieve (nee Wrobel) Jozwowski, and graduated in 1961 from South Division High School in Milwaukee.

She was united in marriage with Bruce Mieloch in Milwaukee on Oct. 5, 1963.

The couple moved to Grafton in 1975 with their children.

Judy was one of four American Kennel Club registered dog handlers in the state of Wisconsin. She and her husband traveled through seven states and Canada, working around 110 dog shows a year.

She was a member of the Kettle Moraine Kennel Club, the Portuguese Water Dog Club of America and the Waukesha Kennel Club.

While she was home, she enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.

Judy is survived by her husband, Bruce; their two children, Curtis Mieloch and Kim (David) Huebner; and their six grandchildren, Nicholas, Amanda, Jessica, Cassandra, Edward and Melissa, all of Grafton.

She is further survived by her two brothers, John (Bonnie) Jozwowski of Eagle River and James (Annette) Jozwowski of New Berlin; her former-daughter-in-law, Kimberly Mieloch of Grafton; nieces; nephews; other relatives and many dear friends.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, Feb. 29, at 7 p.m. at the Eernisse Funeral Home, 1600 W. Grand Ave., Port Washington, with Father James Ernster officiating.

The family will receive visitors at the funeral home on Friday from 5 to 7 p.m.

Memorials in Judy’s name are suggested to Take The Lead, P.O. Box 6353, Watertown, N.Y. 13601.

Online condolences can be left at www.eernissefuneralhome.com.