BELOIT, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Judy Ann (Galbreath) Greenawalt, 84, of Salem passed away on Monday, January 6, 2020 at Salem West Healthcare Center.
Judy was born on February 3, 1935 in North Georgetown to the late Wilson Lee and Esther LaVerne (Stoller) Galbreath.
Judy was a sports enthusiast who loved to golf and bowl. She enjoyed going to many sporting events that included her grandchildren, as well as, various other West Branch events. She was also an avid Mount Union, Cleveland, and Ohio State sports fan. She participated in a Card Club for over 60 years with many of her cherished friends but most importantly, Judy loved spending time with her family and friends.
Judy is survived by her husband of 66 years, Sam Greenawalt; her children, Lori (Craig) Hotchkiss of Salem, Linda (Robert) Davis of Beloit, Mike (Lucinda) Greenawalt of Alliance, Kevin (Pam) Greenawalt of North Benton, Tim (Teresa) Greenawalt of Alliance and Steve (Linda) Greenawalt of Jacksonville Beach, Florida. She is also survived by 19 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; a brother, Bruce Galbreath of Goshen, Indiana; a sister, Patty Marty of Salem, Ohio and two sisters-in-law, Ramona Greenawalt of Strongsville and Edna Greenawalt of Beloit.
The family would like to thank the many caregivers at Salem West and the Aultman Hospice Care, especially Jan Fugate, for their loving care of Judy.
A funeral service will take place on Thursday, January 9, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at Gednetz-Ruzek-Brown Funeral Home with Pastor Allen Kahler officiating.
Friends will be received the hour prior to the service at the funeral home from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 9.
Interment will take place at Highland Memorial Park.
You may sign the guest register online at www.grfuneralhome.com.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the West Branch Athletic Department, 142777 S. Main Street, Beloit, OH 44609.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Gednetz-Ruzek-Brown Funeral Home, Sebring, 330-938-2526.
To send flowers to Judy’s family, please visit our floral section.
A television tribute will air Wednesday, January 8, at the following approximate times: 6:41 a.m. WYTV, 8:41 a.m. on MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus additional spots throughout the day on WYTV, FOX and MyYTV.