|Birth: ||Jan. 15, 1946|
|Death: ||Mar. 29, 2012|
Judith Katherine Finifrock, 66 of Barnum went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, March 29, 2012 with her family by her side. Judy was born January 15, 1946 in Carlton to Gerald and Helen Hammitt.
She attended Central School and graduated from Barnum High School in 1964. Judy was a lifelong member of Elim Lutheran Church. She was confirmed there, played organ and piano and sang in the church choir for most of those years. Judy worked many years as an LPN at Mercy Hospital in Moose Lake. She was well known in the community for singing and playing music at weddings and funerals.
She loved flower gardening and was an accomplished seamstress. Judy was a great cook. She spent a lot of time with her grandchildren and she loved them dearly.
Judy was preceded in death by her father; infant son, Lorne Luomanen; and ex-husband, Frank Luomanen.
She is survived by her husband, Glenn; children, Tony Luomanen of Sturgeon Lake, Terry (Crystal) Luomanen of Barnum, Tina (Justin) Gilbert of Cloquet, and Gerry Finifrock of Barnum; step-children, Loren (Annette) Finifrock of Joseph, Oregon, Kelly (Paul) Eddy of White Bear Lake, and Brett (Angel) Finifrock of Barnum; her mother, Helen Hammitt of Blackhoof; brother, Ronny (Barb) Hammitt of Barnum; grandchildren, Mandie, Eryn, Seth, Wyatt, Hannah, Jordan, Justin, Alex, Sarah, Alyssa, Halie, Chance, Vinzent, and Dollya; great grandchildren, Kaysie, Spencer, Abbie, Owen, and Liam; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Judy will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 4, 2012 in Atkins Northland Funeral Home, 801 14th St. in Cloquet. Visitation will continue from 10 until the 11:00 a.m. funeral service Thursday, April 5th in Elim Lutheran Church in Blackhoof Township. Burial will be in Elim Lutheran Cemetery.
Gerald Theodore Hammitt (1916 - 2009)
Elim Lutheran Church Cemetery
Created by: KMAK
Record added: Mar 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87672098
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