BEAVER DAM - Judith K. DeMars, 72, of Beaver Dam, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012, at her home surrounded by her family. Judith was born on May 24, 1940, in Manistique, to Wesley and Eleanore (nee Fox) Parrish.
On Aug. 18, 1962, she married James DeMars in Cooks, and would later give birth to her four beautiful children.
Judy is survived by her loving spouse of 50 years, James; children, Cheryl Dorzok, Tammy Parrish, Jimmy (Tammy) DeMars, Rodney DeMars; grandchildren, Chris Parrish, Rachel Wiedmeyer, AJ Breger; and great-grandchildren, Dustin Parrish, Daisy Parrish, and Brenden Muchka. She is further survived by her siblings, Robert (Sheila) Parrish, Patty (Joe) Joseph, Tom (Jeannie) Parrish, Vicki (Richard) Fox, Peggy Mercier, Rick Parrish, Mary LaVigne, Kathy (Blake) Smith, Priscilla (Paul) Brenner, Randy (Glenda) Parrish, Wanda (David) Rodgers, and Polly (Paul) Nedeau.
Judith K. DeMars
Judy is preceded in death by her parents; and brothers, Earl Parrish and Michael Parrish.
A celebration of Judy's life will take place on Sept. 29 at 1 p.m. at the Inwood Township Hall in Cooks.
Inurnment will take place at a later date.