Judy Lynn Brotherwood Chaffee, 41, of Spencerville, died Sunday afternoon, March 30, 2014, after a sudden illness.
She was born June 9, 1972, in Lima, a daughter of Roger Lee and Judith Ann "Judy" Mueller Brotherwood. Her father is deceased and her mother survives in Spencerville. She married Christopher Chaffee Sept. 11, 2001, and he died July 22, 2009.
Judy was a 1990 graduate of Spencerville High School and has worked in assembly at Trim Trends Corp., Spencerville. She loved to work and loved her cats.
She also is survived by her stepson, James Chaffee; a grandson, Angelo; three siblings, Barbara Butterworth of White Pine, Tenn., and Bonnie Doty and Doris Brotherwood, both of Spencerville; two nephews, Jeffrey Davis and Michael Doty; and a niece, Emily Doty.
Her funeral will begin at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 3, 2014, at Thomas E. Bayliff Funeral Home, 728 E. Fourth St., Spencerville, OH 45887, (419) 647-4205, with Pastor Jim Fletcher officiating.
The family will receive friends 3-7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family.