Judy A. Meyer Witkemper

January 14, 1954June 30, 2013
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Judy Ann Witkemper, 59 of Greensburg, passed away on Sunday, June 30, 2013 at the Hospice Inpatient Facility in Columbus. Judy was born on January 14, 1954 in Batesville, the daughter of Donald and Jo Ann (Brownell) Meyer. Judy graduated from Jac-Cen-Del High School and then furthered her education by graduating from Purdue University with a Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering. On January 12, 1985, she married Frank Witkemper in Columbus, Indiana. Judy was a retired engineer, but throughout her career had worked at KYB Manufacturing, Walker Process Equipment, Columbus City Utilities, and Praxair Surface Technologies. Judy was a very active member in various positions at her church, the Smyrna Lutheran Church. She was also a member of the American Water Works Association and the International Right of Way Association. Judy was an avid gardener and enjoyed spending time with her family. Survivors include her husband Frank; daughter’s – Natalie (Darrin) O’Connor of Columbus, IN, Nicole (Chris) Pierce of Franklin, IN, and Summer (Mark) Carmichael of Scottsdale, AZ; son’s – Jason Barnhorst of Greensburg, IN and Patrick Witkemper of Florida; one sister – Susie Whitworth of Franklin, IN; two brother’s Ralph Meyer and Kim Meyer both of Greensburg, IN; and 8 Grandchildren. There will be a visitation for family and friends held on Tuesday, July 2 from 4PM – 8PM at the Gilliland-Howe Funeral Home. Judy’s Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, July 3 beginning at 10:30AM at the Smyrna Lutheran Church with visitation one hour before the service. Memorial contributions may be made to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana or the donor’s choice.


  • Visitation Tuesday, July 2, 2013
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Judy A. Meyer Witkemper

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Nicole (Suddith) & David DiNicola

July 25, 2013

Jason, we are so sorry to hear of your loss. Such a classy lady . . .our thoughts are with you.

July 23, 2013

We will keep all of you in our prayers. The Dick Redelman Family

July 12, 2013

Dear Franklin,
Please accept our deepest sympathy. We always enjoyed visiting with you and Judy at the family gatherings. We all will miss her. We have you in our thoughts and prayers.
Bill and Patti Hobbs

July 3, 2013

We offer our most sincere condolences for your loss at this most difficult time. Judy and family are in our thoughts and prayers. Tony and Tina Bruns (Dallas, PA)

Walt & Barb Herbert

July 3, 2013

We were so sorry to hear about your loss and will be keeping all of you in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

Kirsten Rising

July 2, 2013

With love and fond memories I wish you love and comfort in you time of loss.

Nancy and Michael Pesano

July 2, 2013

Mike and I send you all our sincerest sympathy. Judy was a beautiful person and we will all miss her wit and charm.

Alison Maas-Bray

July 2, 2013

So sorry to hear of your loss. Prayers for you long lost friend and peace for your heart.

betty hall

July 2, 2013

may god be with you

Jennifer Pesano Royalty

July 2, 2013

My deepest sympathy goes out to Frank, Jason, Scott, and the rest of the family. She was a beautiful lady inside and out. You will remain in my thoughts and prayers.