Judy McGaughey

Sunday, September 14, 2014

Judy McGaughey, 79, formerly of Russellville, passed away on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014.

She was born on March 15, 1935 in Bronx, N.Y., to the late Benjamin and Beatrice (Jacobs) Bassist.

On Jan. 27, 1955 in Lordsburg, N.M., she married Charles R. McGaughey. Chuck passed away on March 28, 1997.

A graduate of Saint Mary's School of Nursing, Judy worked as a registered nurse for Culver Union Hospital for 30 years. She also previously worked for Methodist Hospital and Hendricks County Hospital.

She enjoyed playing cards, knitting and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

She belonged to the Ladies Aide, Putnam County Homemakers, as well as being a long-time member of Russellville Community Church.

Judy is survived by her five children, John (Mary) McGaughey, Bedford, Craig (Chris) McGaughey, Nicholasville, Ky.; Leah (John) Sinnet, Crawfordsville, Lisa (Lee) Morgan, San Antonio, Lenay (John) Yorko, Marlborough, Mass.; one sister, Frayne (Sandy) Rosenfield, Encino, Calif.; 10 grandsons, nine granddaughters, three great-grandsons and two great-granddaughters.

-She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and one granddaughter.

Funeral services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 17 at Russellville Community Church with Rev. Jim and Kathy Elliott officiating. Burial will follow at Russellville Cemetery.

Friends may visit with the family from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday at Machledt and Servies Funeral Home, 301 E. Green St., Waveland.

Memorial contributions in Judy's memory may be made to Russellville Community Church or Russellville Community Center.

Online condolences may be made at www.machledtservies.com.