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Judith "Judy" Kamrath

08/26/1941 - 01/09/2019

Judith "Judy" Kamrath, age 77, of Omro died Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at home. She was born August 26, 1941, to the late Vernice "Mike" and Viola (Miller) Kempf. Judy graduated from UW-Oshkosh with a Bachelor's degree in Social Work, and she earned her Master's degree in Social Work from UW-Milwaukee. On February 22, 1969, Judy married Wesley Kamrath in Omro. For over 30 years Judy was employed by Winnebago County until her retirement. Judy had a love of animals and upon her retirement she worked at the Omro Animal Hospital. For many years she volunteered and served on the board of directors of the Omro Thrift Store. Judy was a lifetime member of Grace Lutheran Church, Omro.
Judy is survived by her three daughters and sons-in-law, Stephanie and Tom Wright, Jr., of Omro; Misty and Nick Stewart, of Omro; Andrea and Tony Schaefer, of Oshkosh; three granddaughters, Olivia Marie Stewart, Kennedy Corrine Stewart, Brittany Stewart, all of Omro; a great-granddaughter, Ryleigh Marie, of Omro; a sister-in-law, Barb Kempf; nieces and nephews, Ernst and Virginia Lisek, Gloria and Norbert Kroening, Karen and Paul Morton, Chari Kempf, Linda and Gene Rusch; great-nieces, great-nephews, other relatives, and friends.
Along with her parents, Judy was also preceded in death by her husband, Wesley, on October 24, 1990; brother, Jim Kempf, an infant brother, Jonathan Kempf; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Irvin and Edith Kamrath, Irma and Ernst Lisek, Marion and Jerome Mandel.
A visitation for family and friends will be on Friday, January 11, 2019, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Mueller Funeral Home 904 E. Main St. Winneconne. Visitation will continue on Saturday, January 12 from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. at Grace Lutheran Church 720 Jackson Ave. Omro. A memorial service will be held on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at the church with Pastor Richard Bartholomew officiating. Inurnment will be at a later date in the Omro Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial will be established.
If you wish please submit online condolences to muellerfuneralhomeinc.com.

Wyatt & Lynda wrote on January 18, 2019
We are so sorry for the loss of your mother. Our first date was actually going to Judy and Wes's wedding. Wyatt remembers riding a horse with her when he was young, a nice memory.

Bonnie Coats wrote on January 12, 2019
your mom will be missed. Sending my thoughts and prayers to you guys. Hugs lots of hugs!

Terry Reiter & Malcolm Sohm wrote on January 12, 2019
Stephanie, We're so sorry to hear about the passing of your Mother and extend our deepest sympathy and prayers to you and your family. She is no longer suffering and is now reunited with your Dad. We have fond memories of Judy and pray that you will find peace during this time.

Dave & Kathy Daggett wrote on January 11, 2019
So very sorry to read this. Judy always had a smile & her love of animals will never be forgotten. Sympathy to the family.

Kat Awishus wrote on January 11, 2019
Judy will be missed at the thrift store. I work Thursday afternoons and would come into smiling faces and if I was lucky her wonderful hot beef She always helpful to teach me new things..

Joe Kolberg wrote on January 11, 2019
Misty, My condolences.

Gladys Farr wrote on January 11, 2019
Stephanie, Misty, and Andrea, I am sorry to hear about your mom. I learned a lot from working under her and really appreciate that she always supported us. My prayers are with you.

Carol & Al Palmatier wrote on January 10, 2019
Prayers to your family in the loss of your Mother , grandmother , sister . Judy was a true person who was kind and loving , and stubborn all wrapped in one beautiful person . I will miss her greatly . They say God only takes the best and he did . Very sincerely , the Palmatiers