Celebrating the life of Judith Marie Worley
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She was born in Springfield, IL April 6, 1942. She grew up in Peoria attending Manual High School. As her family grew they moved to East Peoria where she resided most of her life.
Judy is survived by her children, Allison (Mike) Demanes of Groveland, Todd (Rhonda) Worley of Creve Coeur and Scott (Kim) Worley of East Peoria; brothers Ron (Judie) Arnold of Metamora, Dan (Mary) Arnold of Peoria and Dennis (Vicki) Arnold of Peoria; her grandchildren, Clayton, Cecily, Courtney, Autumn, Danny, Matt (MJ), Curtis, Amanda, Britney, Travis; and her great grandchildren, Kamrin, Katlin, Connor, Meagan, Lilian, Annabelle, Caelynn, Natalie, McKinley, and Karson.
Her husband Jack, parents Dorothy and Leslie Arnold and her Grandson Joshua Worley preceded her in death.
Judy was a full time loving mother and wife. She worked in the service industry part-time, working many years at Newell's Restaurant in East Peoria where she made many lifelong friends. She cherished her animals, spending special moments with loved ones and she enjoyed the outdoors. She loved camping, trap shooting, riding her 4 wheeler, fishing, bowling, flowers, playing cards, bingo and showing classic cars.
Private services will be held at a later date.
"A Mom is the one who sees the best in you, gives the best to you, and wants the best for you. Thank you, Mom for being there for us in so many wonderful ways."
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