Judy Ruble Burton

June 15, 1945December 28, 2011

Judy Burton, 66 of Greensburg, passed away Wednesday, December 28, 2011 at the Columbus Regional Hospital. Judy was born on June 15, 1945 in Greensburg and was the daughter of Joseph and Mary Ruble. On December 15, 1945, she married John H. Burton and he preceded her in death in 2001.

Judy graduated from the Greensburg High School in 1963. She was a homemaker and mother for many years. After the passing of her husband she began helping care for those with special needs.

Survivors include her two sons Mike Burton of Greensburg and Joe (Melissa) Burton of Batesville, her daughter Jill (Aaron) Schilling of Greensburg, her brother Brian (Debbie) Ruble, and her two sisters Rita (Dennis) Oliver and Donna (Jim) Stillwell. Judy is also survived by 8 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband John, their daughter Nancy Burton, two grandchildren Clarissa McIntosh and Aaron Burton, and her brother Bobby Bockover.

A visitation for family and friends will be held on Sunday, January 1 from 1PM-5PM at the Gilliland-Howe Funeral Home. Her Funeral Service will be held on Monday, January 2 at 10AM at the Faith Baptist Church in Greensburg. Burial will follow at the Westport Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, American Diabetes Association, and Hospice of Decatur County.



  • Visitaion Sunday, January 1, 2012
  • Funeral Service Monday, January 2, 2012


  • Burial

Judy Ruble Burton

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Jerry England

January 2, 2012

I just read this on line today
Sorry I missed the visitations. She was a great Wife-Mother and Friend!
I Loved her as friend or sister.
Jerry England

Rhonda (Adams) Coombs

January 2, 2012

Thinking of all of you at this time. Praying for all of you and know that we are sending hugs your way. God truly blessed us with your family. Hugs to you all.

Janet Hodson

January 2, 2012

We are sending our love and prayers for you. Her love and concern for her family touched us. She will be deeply missed by Good Shepherd Christian Academy!

Rhonda Slight

January 1, 2012

As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.

December 31, 2011

Praying for your family.
Dawn (Dolph) Bush

Sue Fortman

December 30, 2011

Please accept my sympathy as we remember Judy as a fellow worker and friend.

December 30, 2011

We're thinking of you, Joe and Melissa, and the entire Burton family. Sending our love and prayers. Marc, Deidre, Butch and Shy Laker

Morris & Waneta Goodwin

December 29, 2011

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.