Dec. 18, 1940 - April 2, 2007
NORWALK Judith A. "Judy" Kettel, 66, of Norwalk, died early this morning in her home.
She was born Dec. 18, 1940 in Dearborn, Mich. to the late Henry and Helen (Klein) DenOtter and came to this area in 1969 from Dearborn.
She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Norwalk and was the former CO-owner of Kettel's Corner Market in Bellevue. She was also a former employee of Wal-Mart and Drug Mart in Norwalk. She enjoyed house plants, playing cards, dining out, traveling, photography, and watching her grandchildren's sporting events.
She is survived by her husband of 26 years, Ralph Norman Kettel of Norwalk; a daughter and a son-in-law, Jill M. and John P. Lieber of Norwalk; sons and a daughter-in-law, Jerry D. Kettel of San Antonio, Texas and Keith A. and Stacy Kettel also of San Antonio, Texas; and five grandchildren; sisters and a brother-in-law, Janet and George Buis of Lansing, Mich. and Eileen Murdock of Wingina, Va.; and a sister-in-law, Marion and Ray Boyd of Wildwood, Fla.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Jerry DenOtter.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in Walker Funeral Home, 98 W. Main St., Norwalk. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in St. Mary Catholic Church, 38 W. League St., Norwalk. The Rev. Frank Speier will officiate. Burial will be in St. Mary Cemetery.
Memorial gifts may be sent to the Kettel family.