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Obituary for Judith E. Elwell

Judith E. Elwell

Judith Elaine Elwell, age 78, of Kalamazoo passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 19, 2020. Judith was born on April 11, 1942 in Kalamazoo. Judith worked for the Gull Lake Bible Conference for many years, serving in a variety of different roles. Faith was very important to Judith, and she was a longtime member of Hickory Corners Bible Church. She loved to crochet, was an avid reader, and Tasmanian Devil fanatic. She enjoyed taking scooter trips to The Root Beer Stand and putting together many types of puzzles. She especially loved spending time with her fur grandbabies. Judith is survived by her sons: Tim (Susan) Elwell of Pullman, Mike (Susan) Elwell of Allegan, and R. Charlie (Molly) Elwell of Kalamazoo; four grandchildren; two great grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, extended family, and friends at Washington Square apartments. Judith was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Duane (Nancy) Lukins. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions to DAV of Michigan will be appreciated. Please visit to share a memory or to leave a condolence message for Judith’s family.