Judith T. “Judy” Eikleberry, 82, Topeka, formerly of Wentzville, MO, passed away Wednesday, March 15, 2023.
Judy was born February 24, 1941 in Osage City, the daughter of Quinto and Virginia (Vietta) Rosetta. She graduated from Topeka High School in 1959 where she was the head majorette.
She was employed by Walgreens for over 25 years, retiring in 2018.
She enjoyed playing golf, going to the casino and playing with her grandkids. She volunteered for 3 years at St. Francis hospital in registration.
Judy married Faran “Ike” Eikleberry on June 8, 1963 in Topeka. Her husband of nearly 60 years survives. Other survivors include their children, a son Gregory Eikleberry; a daughter Stephanie Appelhanz (Eikleberry) and 5 grandchildren, Krista Lang (Appelhanz), Brandon Appelhanz, Bradley Appelhanz, Chad Eikleberry and Nick Eikleberry; 2 great grandchildren, Harper Lang and Kinsley Lang.
She was preceded in death by her parents; 2 sisters, Loraine Duncan and Connie Irvine; and 1 brother, Jimmy Rosetta.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, March 20, 2023 at the Mount Hope Funeral Chapel. Entombment will be in the Mount Hope Mausoleum. The family will receive friends at the Funeral Chapel one hour prior to the service.
Memorial contributions may be made to: The University of Kansas Cancer Center,1700 SW 7th St, Topeka, KS 66606.
Parker-Price Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements.
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