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Judy M. Gieseke

Nov 11, 1966 - Mar 13, 2023


Judy M. Gieseke, age 56, of Sheboygan, died on Monday, March 13, 2023, at St. Nicholas Hospital in Sheboygan. She was born on November 11, 1966 in Milwaukee, and was the daughter of the late Victor and Virginia Hill Gieseke.
Judy attended local schools and graduated from Kohler High School in 1985. After high school Judy was a waitress at Country Kitchen in Sheboygan. She then acquired her CNA Certificate and was employed at Sunny Ridge Nursing Home for over 20 years.
She enjoyed gardening, board games, playing cards, family dinners, bible study, and was an avid Green Bay Packer fan. Judy loved to spend time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
Survivors include her two daughters, Bobbi (Jeremiah) Diedrich, and Rachael Holbrook, both of Sheboygan; six grandchildren, Zachariah, Lacy, Alexa, Ada, Luella, and Corra; siblings, Kathy Aschenbach, of Sheboygan, Nancy (Jim) VanTreeck, of Sheboygan Falls, Jim (Pam) Eckert, Henry Eckert, both of Kenosha, Robert (Danelle) Eckert, of Pleasant Prairie; her birth mother, Rita (Jim Sr.) Eckert, of Union Grove; and her former husband, Dean Holbrook, of Sheboygan. Many other relatives further survive. Judy was preceded in death by her parents, a granddaughter, Georgia Diedrich, and a son-in-law, Zachariah Diedrich.
A funeral service for Judy will be held on Saturday, March 18, 2023, at 12:00 p.m. at the Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home, 1535 S. 12th Street, Sheboygan with Rev. Cyndy Little officiating. Family and friends may gather at the funeral home on Saturday morning from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at 12:00 p.m.
Judy’s family would like to acknowledge all the people she worked with at Sunny Ridge Nursing Home, they were special to Judy and will not be forgotten. A heartfelt thank you is extended to Jane and Greg at St. Nicholas Hospital, Dr. Bettag and his staff, for their compassion and care that was given to Judy.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in Judy’s name.

Funeral Service

Date: Saturday Mar 18, 2023
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Location: Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home [map]


Date: Saturday Mar 18, 2023
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Location: Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home [map]



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kathy lutzke

I enjoyed working with Judy at Sunny Ridge, we shared quite a few good laughs .

Scott and Sandra Doro

We are so sorry for your loss! Both of us worked with Judy and Sunnyridge. She was such a sweet and caring lady.

connie mayer

So sorry for you loss she was a very kind loving person she will definitely be missed

Sharon Bielinski Pentek

Judy was a caregiver for my dad in his home for a while before he went into assisted living. My sisters and I were very grateful to have her. She was very compassionate with what she did. We couldn't have asked for a better person. We will keep Judy and all of you in our prayers. She was truly a special person. She was our angel when we needed her. She gave us peace in mind.


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Joseph Brown

Sorry for your lost my god be with you all.

Deborah Puddy

So sorry to hear that Judy passed, I truly enjoyed my many days of working with her at Sunny Ridge. Her infectious laugh and caring spirit will never be forgotten! RIP Judy- you are missed.