Judy Worline, 75, of Plainwell, passed away March 9, 2013 in Kalamazoo with her family at her side. Judy was born Dec. 5, 1937 in Three Rivers, the daughter of Forrest and Maxine Tobin.
Judy’s greatest joy came from her family and friendships. While raising a family, she also helped her husband with his business for 28 years. She successfully bred, raised and raced thoroughbred horses for 24 years. She was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother, and loved spending time with her friends.
She is survived by her husband of 54 years, Robert J. Worline; her children: Matt (Kim) Worline and Erin (Bob) Gorham; five beloved grandchildren, Garrett, McKenna, Hope, Gabe and Lily; siblings, Joyce (Harold) Westerlund, Janice (Mel) Davis, Mary (Larry) Cole, Ann Godden, Susan Hall and Dennis Tobin. Learn more about Judy and visit with her friends and family on Thursday from 4-8 p.m. at the Life Story Funeral Homes, Betzler — Kalamazoo; 6080 Stadium Drive, (800) 822-7594, where services will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. Following the service, food and fellowship will be shared in the Life Story Center.
Please visit Judy’s personal web page at www.lifestorynet.com, where you can archive a favorite memory or photo of her and sign her online guestbook before coming to the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be directed to West Michigan Cancer Center, Rose Arbor Hospice or St. Andrew Community Church.