Judith Dunton was born on November 26, 1944 and passed away peacefully at home after a lengthy illness on September 6, 2022 at the age of 77. She attended local schools and graduated from Sheboygan South High School with the class of 1963. Judy then furthered her education at Lakeland Technical College where she received her Associates Degree. She was united in marriage with Robert Lope on February 1, 1964 until his passing in 1989; and was later married to Charles Dunton on April 23, 1993. During her working years she was employed by Park N Shop as a checker, Fashion Bug Plus, Fountain Park as a bartender, and most recently as a teller at Wisconsin Bank and Trust. Judy was a member of Christ Lutheran Church for many years. She enjoyed gardening, shopping, fishing, playing cards and games, golfing, and trips to the family cottage. Not only was Judy’s faith important to her but also her family, friends, and pets.
Judy is survived by her husband, Charles; children, Wendy Sue Lope (fiancé James Dorsey), and Scott Robert Lope; grandchildren, Chelsealyn (Christopher) Updike, Myranda Lope, Jonathon Lope, and Kaysha Lope; great grandson, Jamerson Lope; stepchildren, Michelle Dunton, Terri (Kelly) Johnson and Nicole “Niki” (Jamie) Mueller; step grandchildren, Xavier, Eric and Aubrey Johnson, and Casey and Kieran Mueller; step great granddaughter, Amelia Johnson and siblings, Patricia (Randall) Leon, Rick Toston and Tom (Karin) Toston. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Judy is preceded in death by her first husband, Robert Lope; parents, Arthur and Virginia Toston; twin sister, Jean Klabechek; niece, Kelly Bogart, and great grandchild, Rivermae Campbell-Lope.
Private family services will be held at a future date. A memorial fund has been established in Judy’s name.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.reinboldfh.com