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Judy Moyer Wheelbarger

October 1, 1946April 22, 2021

Judy Moyer Wheelbarger, 74, a resident of Harrisonburg, died April 22, 2021 at Sentara RMH. She had not enjoyed good health for the past two years.

A daughter of the late Edward and Dimple E. Sutton Moyer, she was born on October 1, 1946 in Maryland. Judy was a lifelong resident of Harrisonburg and never met a stranger. Her humor and spark was inspiring and most memorable.

Judy loved playing softball and was a pitcher for her team. She had worked at Metro Pants in Bridgewater for a number of years.

On December 5, 1971 she married Earl W. “Billy” Wheelbarger who survives. She was a faithful and loving wife. Also surviving are four sisters, Janet, Barbara and husband Jim, Nancy and husband Mac, and Hope and her husband Dwight; brothers, Bucky and wife Kay, Larry and wife Sally, Sidney and wife Jean, Roger and wife Barbara; sisters-in-law, Pat, Gail, Kay, Barbara, Jean and Claudia; numerous nieces and nephews; and two great-nieces and nephews. Judy was preceded in death by brothers, Charles, Steve, Fred, Mac, Ray, David, and Bill, brothers-in-law, Donnie Morris and Tom Redifer; and sister-in-law, Jean W. Moyer.

The family will receive friends at Lindsey Funeral Home in Harrisonburg from 12:30pm until 1:30pm on Wednesday, April 28, 2021. The casket will be closed.

A graveside service will follow at 2:00 pm at Rest Haven Memorial Gardens in Harrisonburg with Mac Coffman officiating.

Memorial contributions may be sent to a general fund at Sentara Rockingham Memorial Hospital in her memory.

Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.lindseyharrisonburg.com


  • Earl W. "Billy" Wheelbarger, Husband
  • Janet, Sister
  • Barbara (Jim), Sister
  • Nancy (Mac), Sister
  • Hope (Dwight), Sister
  • Bucky (Kay), Brother
  • Larry (Sally), Brother
  • Sidney (Jean), Brother
  • Roger (Barbara), Brother
  • Pat, Sister-in-law
  • Gail, Sister-in-law
  • Kay, Sister-in-law
  • Barbara, Sister-in-law
  • Jean, Sister-in-law
  • Claudia, Sister-in-law
  • Numerous, Nieces & Nephews
  • Two, Great-Nieces & Great-Nephews
  • Dimple E. Sutton Moyer, Mother (deceased)
  • Edward Moyer, Father (deceased)
  • Charles, Brother (deceased)
  • Steve, Brother (deceased)
  • Fred, Brother (deceased)
  • Mac, Brother (deceased)
  • Ray, Brother (deceased)
  • David, Brother (deceased)
  • Bill, Brother (deceased)
  • Donnie Morris, Brother-in-law (deceased)
  • Tom Redifer, Brother-in-law (deceased)
  • Jean W. Moyer, Sister-in-law (deceased)

  • Dusty Moyer, Active Pallbearer
  • Matthew Coffman, Active Pallbearer
  • Larry Moyer, Active Pallbearer
  • Roger Moyer, Active Pallbearer
  • Sydney Moyer, Active Pallbearer
  • Bucky Moyer, Active Pallbearer
  • Janet Morris, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Barbara Miller, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Nancy Coffman, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Hope Burner, Honorary Pallbearer

  • Sentara Rockingham Memorial Hospital


  • Visitation

    Wednesday, April 28, 2021

  • Graveside Service

    Wednesday, April 28, 2021


Judy Moyer Wheelbarger

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Eddie and Pat Lynn

April 28, 2021

We are so sorry to hear of Judy’s death. Barbara, Sydney, Billy and all the rest of the family, we pray for peace for you. We are sorry that we can’t be with you today. We value your friendship and offer our condolences.

Johnny Garber

April 28, 2021

Billy I am so sorry to hear about Judy. I always enjoyed her perky personality and seeing her at all of our softball games and at JMU events.

Yvonne Golladay

April 27, 2021

Billy, I’m so sorry to hear of Judy’s passing. I’ll keep my memories and my thoughts for you in my mind. Luv you.

Gail Bowman

April 27, 2021

I am so sorry to hear of Judy's passing. I did not know her as well as I knew you, but when she was around she always had that beautiful smile on her face and always made you feel like she was your best friend. May your memories and faith sustain you in the days to come.


Elizabeth Reedy

April 26, 2021

Billy, We are so sorry to learn of the passing of your dear Judy. May you find comfort in your wonderful memories.
With sympathy, Dave & Elizabeth Reedy

Patty & Gary Whitmer

April 26, 2021


So sorry for your loss, May God's Grace give you and the family comfort at this time. Your memories will bring comfort and healing, many times to reflect upon.

jeffrey meadows

April 26, 2021

She was a very kind lady, enjoyed the times we spoke or ran into each other when she was out with Billy, always had a smile.

Gary Cron

April 26, 2021

My thoughts and prayers are with Billy and the family in their time of loss!

Beth Chenault

April 26, 2021

So sorry to hear of Judy's passing. May cherished memories comfort you.
Beth and Charlie

Bill Martz

April 24, 2021

Sorry for you loss, may God bless you and your family.