Judy Kay Middleton, age 51, of Albion, passed away on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at home following a long illness. Judy was born in Kendallville, Indiana on July 6, 1970 to Buddy Francis Edsall and Dolores Jean (Crowl) Edsall. She was a 1988 graduate of Central Noble High School and was employed as a cook at Sacred Heart Home, Avilla. She married Jerry Todd Middleton on June 29, 1991 in Albion. Judy loved being a grandma, good food, coffee and ice cream. She loved traveling, going to church, baking and cooking and going out to eat. She was involved in Noble County 4-H as a youth and enjoyed leading her own kids and others in the program. She also loved her pug dogs Pug, Lilly, and Lucy.
Her husband, Todd Middleton of Albion.
Daughter, Brittani Middleton and her companion, John Crover of Albion.
Daughter, Alissa Andrews and her companion, Isaac Troyer of Kendallville.
Son, Jerry Middleton, Jr. of Albion.
Son, Jacob and Alexis Middleton of Fort Wayne.
7 grandchildren: Alaina Andrews, Mason Andrews, Avery Andrews, Evelyn Andrews, Kolby Middleton, Emmett Middleton and Lucille Crover.
Mother, Dolores Edsall of Albion.
Father, Bud Edsall of Albion.
Brother, Rick Edsall of Avilla.
Sister, Tammy Greer of Albion.
Brother, Jim and Sherry Edsall of Kendallville.
Brother, Jeff Edsall of Albion.
Sister, Kim Edsall of Albion.
Mother-in-law, Mary and Michael Parvu of Kendallville.
She was preceded in death by her brother-in-law, John Greer; father-in-law, Jerry Middleton; and infant brother, Timmy Edsall.
Visitation will be held Monday, November 22, 2021 from 3:00 – 7:00 PM at Hite Funeral Home in Kendallville.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at 11:00 AM at Destiny Family of Faith in Kendallville with an hour of visitation prior to the funeral service. Pastor Mike Albaugh will officiate the service.
Memorial donations may be made to Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana.
Burial will take place at Sweet Cemetery at a future date.