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Judith E “Judi” Butler 1945-2024

Judith E “Judi” Butler (Francis), 78, formerly of Muncy, passed away peacefully on Wednesday March 27, 2024, with her daughters by her side.

Judith E “Judi” Butler
Judith E “Judi” Butler

Born on May 23, 1945 to Warren G. and Dorothy L. Cowher Francis, Judi was a 1963 graduate of Bucktail Area High School.

Judi was married to her loving husband, Thomas A. Butler who passed away in 2004.

Judi worked as a district manager for the Family Dollar for 38 years. She later worked at Community Resources for Independence in McConnellsburg, PA as a caregiver.

Surviving are her son, Scott Probst and daughters, Cindy Brungard and Amy Probst; five grandchildren, Jason, Brooke, Anthony, Erin and Nicole; seven great-grandchildren, Daniel, Devin, Regan, Grayson, Hayes, Daniel Jr., and Aella; a great-great grandson Na’Lij; three brothers, Jesse Francis, Jeff Francis (Trish) and Jerry Francis (Teresa); sister-in-law Sandy Francis, brother-in-law Roger Laubscher, as well as many nieces, nephews, and extended family members.

In addition to her parents and husband, Judi was predeceased by her youngest daughter, Elizabeth Ann Flynn; a sister, Janice Laubscher; a brother, John Francis; a sister-in-law, Joanne Francis; and her son-in-law, Carl Brungard, Jr.

A memorial service will be held at Rest Haven Memorial Park in Lock Haven on Saturday, April 6, 2024, at 11 a.m.

Judi will be laid to rest at Muncy Cemetery with her husband and daughter at the family’s convenience.

The family would like to thank the staff at Embassy of Woodlawn Park and Gentiva Hospice for their wonderful care and support.

Arrangements are entrusted to Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be made on Judi’s memorial page at the funeral home’s website.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Judith, please visit the floral store.


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