Judie Jacobs passed away Friday, June 7, 2019 at the Mayo Hospital in Phoenix Arizona. She was born June 4, 1945 in Spooner, Wisconsin to George and Viola Gillette.
The family later moved to Brule, WI and Judie graduated from Northwestern High School in Maple. She then attended Superior State University to study biology. She worked for 35 years as a dental assistant in Ashland while living in Washburn. In their retirement Judie and her husband moved to Cable and spent winters in Arizona. Judie was very active in the American Legion Auxiliary in Cable and loved to spend time with friends and family, cook, bake, garden, and enjoy Lake Namekagon.
Survivors include; her husband Dewey Jacobs; her children Kelly Thewis, Jill Ippolito (Nick), Eric Follis; her step-sons, Jeremy Jacobs (Virginia) and Josh Jacobs (Heidi); her siblings Glenn Gillette (Maxine) , Georgia Suoja (Wayne); 10 grandchildren and one great granddaughter. She was preceded in death by her parents and her sister Mary Ann.
A memorial service will be set up at a later date.