Julia F. "Judy" Kistler, age 87, a resident of Brookstone Senior Living in Aledo, Illinois, died Sunday June 12, 2016 at the Genesis Medical Center in Aledo. Cremation has been accorded. Graveside services are 11:30 AM. Tuesday June 21, 2016 at the Aledo Cemetery. Visitation is from 10 to 11:00 prior to services Tuesday at the Fippinger Funeral Home in Aledo where memorials may be left to the Brookstone Activity Fund. Online condolences may be made at www.fippingerfuneralhome.com.
Judy was born July 29, 1928 in Monmouth, IL to Albert and Bessie Salmon McCreight. She graduated from Aledo High School in 1946. Judy married Edwin Kistler on July 8, 1949 in Aledo. He died June 12, 2009.
She was a homemaker and a member of College Avenue Presbyterian Church. She enjoyed sewing, reading, crossword puzzles and especially being with her family.
Survivors include one son, Steve (Rhonda) Kistler of Galesburg; two daughters, Elaine Kistler of Hixson, TN; Janet (Randy) Malone of Aledo; granddaughters, Krista (Gabe) Stern of Austin, TX; Kara (Rick) Femali of Colona, IL; Jenna (Jake) Klossner of Punta Gorda, FL; Jessica (Bobby Bridgman) Kistler of Coal Valley, IL; great grandchildren Zoe, Eli, Teagan, Landon, Caden, Dylan, Easton, Jaliyah and Cannon; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, five brothers, Gene, Everett, David, Charles, Eddie McCreight and one sister, Martha Hemphill.
Tuesday, June 21st, 2016, 10:00am - 11:00am, Fippinger Funeral Home
Tuesday, June 21st, 2016, 11:30am, Aledo Cemetery