Judith Ellen “Judy”
(Watson) McCorkel, age 79 of Porter, IN, passed away on Sunday, June 9,
She was born on May
25, 1940 in Chicago, IL.
Judy is survived by
her loving husband of 59 years, David McCorkel of Porter; two daughters,
Julie (Martin) Proctor of Groveland, FL, Laura (Michael) Morrissey of Castle
Rock, CO; son, Brian (Lori) McCorkel of Chesterton; six grandchildren; 11
great-grandchildren; sisters, Patricia Green of Oregon, and Roberta Reisner
of California; several nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends.
She was preceded in
death by her mother, June (Larson) Zabransky; father, Richard Watson; and
son, Timothy McCorkel.
Judy retired from
the Duneland School Corporation following over 34 years of service. She was
a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church in Chesterton. She was a loving
wife, mother and grandmother.
Judy’s family will
be having a Celebration of her Life, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., on Friday,
August 2, 2019, at Hawthorne Park Community Center, 500 Ackerman Dr.,
Porter, IN 46304.
handled by Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN 46304.
may be made to the family at www.ee-fh.com