Judy Bedsaul, 79, of Lee's Summit, Missouri passed away on July 1, 2021, surrounded by her loving family. Judy was born on February 24, 1942, to Clarence and Velma (Atkinson) Bailey in Holden, Missouri. Judy attended and graduated from Holden High School; this is also where she met the love of her life Bobby Bedsaul. They had the fairytale love story high school sweethearts that were married for 61 years. From that union they were blessed with 2 beautiful daughters Desiree and Rhonda.
Judy was an amazing cook and enjoyed making memories with her family over meals. She would work on projects with her grandchildren always making sure to spoil them all summer long. Judy never missed a birthday or a holiday that was her time with the family and she adored those special moments of the year.
Judy loved shopping and spending time in the yard working in her gardens and watching the butterflies. If Judy was not working on a project or spending time with her family, she was enjoying her time with her cats. She loved cats and dogs; they brought her great joy and comfort and she spoiled them often. Judy was always working on something and starting a new adventure for her family to enjoy.
Judy was preceded in death by her parents Clarence Bailey and Velma (Atkinson) Bailey and her Sister Betty Price.
She is survived by her husband Bobby, Daughters Desiree (David) Collins and Rhonda (Tim) Thompson. Grandchildren: Tim (Andrea) Collins, Corey (Sarah) Collins, and Brandon (Angela) Barnard. Great Grandchildren: Alivia, Colton, Kali, Delena, and Phillip. She will also be dearly missed by many other nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and dear friends.
Judy never met a stranger and will be dearly missed by all that knew her.
Services for Judy will be Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at Longview Funeral Home and Cemetery- 12700 SE Raytown Road, Kansas City, Mo 64149. Visitation will be 10am with service at 11am and private family burial.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in her honor to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.
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