Judith A. ‘Judy’ Rose

January 8, 2021

Judith A. ‘Judy’ Rose, 77, of W. Lafayette, Ind. and a former Frankfort resident, died January 8, 2021 at her home, with her family at her side.  She was born June 18, 1943 in Frankfort, Ind. to Kenneth Kaser & Maxine (Lashbrook) Kaser Braden.  She married Calvin Rose on August 19, 1991 in Frankfort and he preceded her in death on September 19, 2002.

Judy was a 1961 graduate of Frankfort High School.  She moved to Lafayette in 2006.  She had worked for Clinton County Hospital, Methodist Hospital and Rotech in Lafayette.  Judy was a member of the Harmony Baptist Church and was a former Sunday school teacher there. She loved her family, and enjoyed cross word puzzles and Bible study.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be 1-3 p.m. Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort. Private family services will be held. Entombment will be in the Chapel of Peace Mausoleum at Green Lawn Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Wounded Warriors, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675. Out of respect for the health, safety, and comfort of all in attendance, guests will be expected to adhere to current CDC guidelines regarding appropriate social distancing and the wearing of masks.

Survived by:

2 Sons: Tony (Brenda) Pickering of Lafayette, Ric (Trina) Pickering of Lafayette, 2 Daughters: Brenda Calloway of Lafayette, Melanie (Dave) Morelock of Crawfordsville, former Daughter-in-law: Jill Pickering of Darlington, Sister: ‘Tootsie’ Garriott of Roachdale, 11 Grandchildren, Nathan, Alyssa, Heather, Neeley, Corey, Blake, Austin, Dominic, Benjamin, Caoilinn and Kristopher, and 11 Great Grandchildren, Grayson, Brady, Aden, Mathis, Jackson, Kyleigh, Kamryn, Kirstyn, Ava, Jackson, and Thomas.


Leave your Condolences

8 Condolences for “Judith A. ‘Judy’ Rose”

  1. Mary Cae Thomas January 10, 2021 at 6:46 pm

    Hello Melanie, I am thinking of you every day and wish I could be with you to give you hugs!!! I know how much your mother meant to you. She was a very good lady and a great mother. Know that she is with our Lord now and is watching over all of you. She will always be in your heart and the memories you have made with her will be sweet down the road to remember. I am sending my love to you and your family.

    Mary Cae

  2. Shellie Bates January 10, 2021 at 7:30 pm

    Deepest sympathy to the family.

  3. Paula and Graydon January 10, 2021 at 7:33 pm

    Our prayers and hugs are with you all as you say goodbye to a wonderful sweet lady. You all were our first friends when we moved to the house on Goder Dr. We will remember the great times with Judy. We cannot be with you all in person this week but will be keeping you in our thoughts and prayers.

  4. Starlin Myers January 10, 2021 at 8:03 pm

    Wanted everyone to know Judy was a sweet sister-n-law, as well as a friend. She always had something nice to say. I have thought of her often with loving thoughts. May God comfort you all, though your lives, missing your Mom.

  5. Michelle G January 11, 2021 at 7:00 am

    God bless the whole family. My thoughts are with you. Love you Melanie. My prayers are with you all.

  6. Kenny and Sally Mitchell January 11, 2021 at 9:23 am

    So sorry for your loss. Judy was a very sweet lady always happy and had a smile we went to church together at Faith Baptist Church.

  7. Judith Braden January 11, 2021 at 9:51 am

    Our condolences. You will be missed when we visit Indiana. Love you all.

  8. Carolyn Sharp January 13, 2021 at 12:30 am

    Tootsie, You are in our thoughts and prayers. Sincerely,
    Bob and Carolyn (Wingate) Sharp

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