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Judith A Root

Judith A. Root, 86, of Union City, IN passed away Tuesday April 21, 2020. She was born July 19, 1933 in Union City, IN daughter of the late Elvadore and Sarah Belle Gullett Hollinger. Judy married George M. Root Sr., on Nov. 22, 1951.
  Judy owned and operated the Petite Beauty Shop for over 30 years before her retirement.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband George, brothers, David E., Jack, and Doyle Hollinger, foster brother Jack Boze, sister-in-law Betty Burridge, and a great granddaughter Jenny Root.
Survivors include her 2 sons, George M., Jr., wife Annette, and Rick, wife Tina; grandsons, Rick M. (Jennifer), Joshua, Mark (Jessica), Michael Joseph and Adam (Shae); great grandchildren, Michael W., Isaac, Delainey, Jackson, Makinna, Benjamin, Addison and Camden; brother-in-laws, Floyd (Nancy) Root and Hollis J Burridge; sister-in-law Ramona Hollinger; several nieces and nephews also.
Due to the COVID-19, services will be held privately.
She loved gardening and would love to have you plant a flower in your garden and say a prayer in her honor. Online condolences may be expressed at www.reichardfh.com

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Just learned of Judy's passing. To Bud and Rick and family, my deepest sympathy. Growing up next door, Judy and George, and your grandparents and you two, were ever present part of all of our lives. Fond memories.

Susan (VanVickle) Weisenbarger Apr 29 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear!  Judy and George were great people and fantastic neighbors,  but more then that friends I will never forget!

Carolyn Hannah Apr 28 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of your Mother's passing.
Just wanted to let you know our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Take care my friend and may God Bless.

Ron Anderson Apr 24 2020 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for your loss.  I will keep your family in my prayers.

Karen Brooks Apr 24 2020 12:00 AM

Judy was and will always be a special person in the hearts of all who knew her. She was kind, generous and loving. She loved her family and shared that love with many of her friends. Our sympathy goes to her sons and all the family. She will be missed but never forgotten. Hugs and prayers to each of you. xo

Joan and Doug Mason Apr 23 2020 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with you all. She was a sweet lady for sure

Traci Tucker Apr 23 2020 12:00 AM

So sad to read of the passing of Judy. My Dad and Mom, Henry and Ona Mae Brown dearly loved George & Judy. Sincere sympathy to her family and friends. She will be missed.

Carroll (Brown) Bertke Apr 22 2020 12:00 AM

Rick, Tina, George and Annette we are so very sorry to hear of your mother's passing.  She was one great lady and a wonderful neighbor.  I will most defiantly plant a flower or two in my garden in her honor.

Shane & Cindy Farlow Apr 22 2020 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers to you all.

Traci Tucker Apr 22 2020 12:00 AM

Your Canadian cousins wish to convey our condolences and prayers to the Root - Hollinger families. Aunt Judy was a very special lady that we all remember lovingly. She always had a smile on her face and a nice word for everyone she touched. We are extremely blessed to be related to such a wonderful family. God Bless you all.
Gordon and Harold Ferguson, and families.

Gordon Ferguson Apr 22 2020 12:00 AM

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