McCREA (nee Brown), Judith Valerie (Judy) R.N.


Nursing graduate of Plummer Memorial Public Hospital class of 1968 and graduate of Sault College Occupational Health Diploma.

Judith Valerie (Judy) McCrea passed away surrounded by the love of her family after the most courageous battle with cancer on September 11, 2019 at the age of 72.

Best friend and beloved wife of Gary for 50 years. Cherished and best mother to Debbie and Jamie McCrea (Jenna). Proud and loving Grammie of Lawson James McCrea.

Predeceased by her parents Doug and Alma (nee Beilhartz) Brown. Daughter-in-law of the late Cliff and Pearl McCrea. Loving sister of Gary Brown (Judy). Dear sister-in-law of the late James (Jim) McCrea, Mern McCrea (Ila), Burne McCrea (Patsy), and Ronnie McCrea (Lyla McGaughey).

Special aunt, great aunt and great great aunt Judy to many nieces and nephews. She will be sadly missed by her many cousins, friends, neighbours, and nursing class of ’68.

Friends may call at Emmanuel United Church (corner of Boundary and Bennett Blvd.) on Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 1 p.m. until time of funeral service at 3 p.m. Rev. Nancy Ferguson officiating. Internment at Cloudslee Cemetery.

Memorial contributions to Tracy’s Dream, ARCH, Emmanuel United Church or Cloudslee United Church would be appreciated by the family.

Judy and family have been grateful for the wonderful care given to her by the Dr.’s, nurses and staff at the Sault Area Hospital Cancer Clinic, Group Health Centre, Bayshore Home Health, Home and Community Care (LHIN), and Medigas.

Heartfelt gratitude to Tracy’s Dream and the compassionate and caring staff at ARCH.

Arrangements entrusted to O’Sullivan Funeral Home and Cremation Centre, 215 St. James St, 705-759-8456.