SEBRING, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Judith (DeBolt) McElroy, 79, of Sebring passed away on Wednesday, January 4, 2023 in Warren.

Judith, the daughter of the late Felix, Sr. and Evelyn DeBolt, was born on December 15, 1943 in Alliance.

She graduated from Sebring High School and worked in various occupations including as a housekeeper and nurse aide at Crandall Medical Center.

She enjoyed spending time with family and friends and watching her sports teams including the Cleveland Indians. She especially loved listening to music and talk radio and following the news. Judy belonged to both the American Legion Post 76 and VFW Post 6730 in Sebring.

Survivors include her brother, Doug (Terry) DeBolt of Sebring; two sons, Michael (Yvonne) Moore of Warren and Kurt (Alicia) Moore of Middletown; stepdaughter, Tracy Moore of the state of Arizona; two grandchildren, Drusilla Moore of Jackson and DiKembe Moore of Middletown and nephews and nieces.

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by sisters, Carol (Michael) Amabeli and Charlotte (Kerry) Parks, of New Martinsville, West Virginia; a brother, Felix Glenn DeBolt, Jr. of Sebring; stepson, Jack D. Moore, Jr. of Kent; first husband, Jack D. Moore, Sr. of Sebring and second husband, Jim McElroy of Sebring and three beloved pets, dogs, Missy, Gidget and Mazie.

A funeral service will be held at Noon Friday, January 13, at Gednetz-Ruzek-Brown Funeral Home in Sebring. Calling hours will be held 11:00 a.m. – Noon, prior to the service.

Burial will take place at Highland Memorial Park.

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A television tribute will air Wednesday, January 11 at the following approximate times: 6:47 a.m. on WYTV, 9:43 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV. Video will be posted here the day of airing.