April 26, 1943 -- November 19, 2019

Judith "Judy" Ann Kortie, 76, of Saline, MI, formerly of Middlebury passed
away peacefully at 1:30 am on Tuesday, November 19, at Story Point, Saline,
MI where she had lived the past four years and had made many new friends.
She was born on April 26, 1943 in Elkhart to Franklin and Florence (Plank)
Mishler. On April 25, 1975 in Elkhart she married Dwight "Jack" Kortie, he
died March 22, 2015. Surviving are her four children, Stephanie Miller of Ann
Arbor, MI, Steve (Sherri) Miller of Middlebury, Lisa (Bob Galloway) Miller of
Goshen, Tom Kortie of Indianapolis; 5 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren
and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents;
husband; two sisters, Marlene Mockler and Nancy Benton. Judy was a
homemaker and had worked for the Secretary of State in Michigan. She then
was the owner/operator of Ridgeway Floral, Three Rivers, MI and later had
worked as a teller at First State Bank, Middlebury. She was a pet lover and
was the owner/operator, with her husband, of Healthy Pets, Middlebury. In
high school she was a cheerleader and was crowned Miss Middlebury. She
was a member of Indiana Alpha Delta Theta Chi. She loved decorating and
was very creative. She loved the holiday seasons, especially Christmas and
was an avid golfer. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 7:00 pm on Saturday,
November 23, and one hour prior to the 1:30 pm funeral service on Sunday
November 24, all at Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, Middlebury. Family and
friends will gather at 10:00 am on Monday, November 25, for a graveside
service at Grace Lawn Cemetery, Middlebury. Memorials may be given to
Alzheimer's Association.  Online condolences may be offered at

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Ours Hearts and Prayers are with All of You at this time of Loss, but Also
Praises for Judy's Eternal Entering Into Heaven, and reuniting with Jack!
From: Mike & Eileen
Judith "Judy" Ann Kortie