Judith D. Bithell
June 1, 1944 ~ June 2, 2013
Our beloved mother and grandmother, Judith D. Bithell passed away on Sunday June 2, 2013 in Sandy, Utah. Judith Ann Darr was born on June 1, 1944 in Grundy County, Missouri to Ida Lillian Darr and Buford Francis Darr. She had one brother and two sisters. The family moved from Missouri to Sunnyside, Utah, a small mining town where Judy attended and graduated from East Carbon High School. In her youth she loved to go to the Andys Malt Shop and hang out at the bowling alley. However, her favorite thing to do was to go dancing. She loved dancing the Jitterbug with her many friends to sounds of Fats Domino and Elvis Presley. Judy had a great love of life and wonderful sense of humor. She was fun to be around.
Judy married Lynn Bithell in 1964. Judy and Lynn were married for 49 years. He was the love of her life. They succeeded in navigating the seas of marriage and raising their three children, a son Paul Bithell and two daughters, Vicky Marcus and Donna Whitney.
Judys friends and family adored her. She had a way of making you feel special and loved. Family was number one with mom. We all were so lucky to have her. Her retirement was filled with wonderful memories of family and especially the grandchildren. Arizona in the winter time was a special place for Judy and Lynn. She loved being a snowbird and having Margaritas with her friends. She will be truly missed.
Judy is survived three children, Paul Bithell, Vicky Marcus and Donna Whitney. Grandchildren: Kandice Smoot, Jake Burningham, Olivia Bithell, Jack Bithell, Kaden Marcus, Dillon Whitney and one great grandchild Payton Smoot.
Funeral services will be Friday, June 7, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at Lindquists Layton Mortuary 1867 N. Fairfield Rd. where friends and family may visit with family from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. prior to services. Interment, Kaysville City Cemetery.