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Judith I. (Maple) Mapes

September 13, 1941 ~ November 5, 2020 (age 79)

Obituary

Judith I. Mapes, 79, of Churubusco, passed away on November 5, 2020, at Lutheran Life Villages at Pine Valley.

Born in Fort Wayne, on September 13, 1941, to the late Hollis and Mildred (Foust) Maple. She spent her formative years in Fort Wayne, graduating from Central High School in 1959.

Judy was married to Ronald Mapes in Fort Wayne. He preceded her in death on May 10, 2007.

She was a member of the Lighthouse Free Methodist Church and the Association Workers for the Blind since 1980.

She enjoyed crocheting. She loved to make and give away lap blankets. In her youth she enjoyed cooking.

Judy is survived by her three sons, Bob (Lori) Mapes, Tim (Carson Miller) Mapes and Jim Mapes; seven grandchildren, Zachary (Becky) Mapes, Jessica Joe Franklin, Angela (Travis) Baker, Derick Mapes, Rebecca (Jason) Stahlhut, Ashley Miller and Autumn Miller; 17 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and spouse, she was preceded in death by her brother, Thomas Maple.

Services will take place at Sheets & Childs Funeral Home on Tuesday, November 10, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. with calling one hour prior to the service.

The family will also receive friends on Monday, November 9, 2020, from 2:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Burial taking place at Highland Park Cemetery, Fort Wayne.

In Lieu of flowers, please direct memorials to Indiana Association of Workers for the Blind.

Online note to the family at www.sheetsandchilds.com.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Judith I. (Maple) Mapes, please visit our floral store.


Services

Visitation
Monday
November 9, 2020

2:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Sheets & Childs Funeral Home - Churubusco
206 North Main Street
Churubusco, IN 46723

Visitation
Tuesday
November 10, 2020

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Sheets & Childs Funeral Home - Churubusco
206 North Main Street
Churubusco, IN 46723

Funeral Service
Tuesday
November 10, 2020

11:00 AM
Sheets & Childs Funeral Home - Churubusco
206 North Main Street
Churubusco, IN 46723

Interment following funeral service
Tuesday
November 10, 2020

Highland Park Cemetery
2403 E WALLEN RD
FORT WAYNE, IN 46825-2399

Donations

The Indiana Association of Workers for the Blind, Inc
P.O. Box 15343, Fort Wayne IN IN 46885
Tel: 1-260-704-5001
Web: https://workersfortheblind.com/

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