Judith A. “Judy” Tichenor, 61, passed away on Sunday, February 2, 2020, at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh.
Judy was born in Evansville on November 28, 1958, to the late Joe and June (Ramey) Whelan.
She was a graduate of Castle High School and owned Light Concepts of Evansville for over 34 years.
An attentive and fun loving grandmother to her favorite grandson, Tristen, they enjoyed playtime together as often as time would allow. As an avid motorcyclist, “Judy Booty” delighted with her adventurous spirit in riding her Harley. She loved spending time boating with her family and friends.
Judy was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, William Steve Tichenor; and her siblings, Rebecca Jane and Rita Joy.
Survivors include her daughter, Rebecca Therber and her husband, Heath of Rockport; her grandson, Tristen Therber; her siblings, Joe Whelan Jr. of Newburgh and Jennifer Hovda of Evansville; her mother in law, Sue Underwood; her sister in law, Becky Tichenor Davis; her cousin, Patty Fontenot; and friend, Brenda Zaricki; many extended family and friends.
A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, February 5, at Koehler Funeral Home- Perigo Chapel, 7022 Heim Rd, Chandler IN 47610, with Pastor Tim Coomer officiating.
Visitation will take place from 5 until 7 p.m. on Wednesday evening at the funeral home.
Judy wanted to thank her neighbors, Lana Seals and Jeff Ford for their ongoing love and support.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Susan G. Komen Foundation. Friends may send a condolence to the family at www.BoultinghouseFuneralHome.com.