Butler: Judith Ann Gael, 72, passed away peacefully Tuesday, September 8, 2020 with her family by her side. She was born June 25, 1948 in Ohio to the late Richard H. and Margaret M. (Roseman) Long. Judy graduated from Holgate High School in 1966. She married Marvin L. Gael on June 6, 1975 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Holgate, Ohio and he survives. She was a CNA at DeKalb Memorial Hospital for 38 years and had previously worked in nursing home care in Holgate. She also for several years worked as an EMT for DeKalb County.
Judy loved flower gardening, cross stitch, reading, cooking and was known for her cherry pies.
Judy was a member of Mt. Pleasant UMC and the Gold Wing Riders Assoc.
Surviving is her husband Marvin, one son; Cory J. Gael of Auburn, one brother; Terry A. (Alice) Long of Dayton, Ohio and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother; Kevin Long and one sister; Peggy Powers.
Funeral services for Judy will be held at 1pm. Saturday, September 12, 2020 at Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church, 4099 CR 59, Butler, IN. with Pastor Christine E. Fodrea officiating. Visitation will be 2 hours prior from 11-1pm at the church.
Due to current restrictions of the pandemic, mask and social distancing are required. Anyone showing symptoms of the virus are asked to send condolences to the family by visiting; www.hejohnsonfh.com
Family requests memorials to be given in memory of Judith A. Gael to: Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church or Visiting Nurse/Hospice Care, 5910 Homestead Road, Fort Wayne, IN. 46814.
Arrangements and assisting the family have been entrusted to H.E. Johnson & Sons Funeral Home in Butler.
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Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church
4099 CR 59, Butler IN 46721
Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home
5910 Homestead Road, Fort Wayne IN 46814