Judy Marie Nolan, 75, died Nov. 16, 2018, at Summit Pacific Medical Center in Elma, Washington, after a long battle with COPD and other medical issues. Her celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m., Dec. 15, at the First Baptist Church in Elma.
Judy was born Sept. 29, 1943, in Elma to William Nelson and Daisy Dills Harris Ellis. She went to Elma High School but graduated from Grays Harbor College in 2001. On Nov. 20, 1961, Judy went on to marry her best friend and loving husband Ernest Albert Nolan. Together they had five children, Carol Vest of Elma, David Nolan of Porter, Tina Vest of Satsop, James Nolan of Elma and Kathy Aldrich of Oakville. They were longtime residents of Porter, Wash. Judy was a fire cracker, great cook and loved her family very much! She loved her Seahawks, soap operas and WWE; rarely did she miss them. She was very close with her dogs Missy and Boo Boo and loved to crochet.
Judy was preceded in death by her loving husband and unborn children also many of her loved ones. She is survived by her five children, 14 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. Send donations to Tina Vest, P.O. Box 166, Satsop, WA 98583.
Arrangements were handled by Harrison Family Mortuary in Montesano.