Judith Elaine (Smoker) Beck (Updated Service Info)

Judith Elaine (Smoker) Beck passed away on Wednesday, August 10th at 1:55 am CT, surrounded by loved ones.


Judy was 81 years old. She is preceded in death by her brother Ron Smoker, son John Beck, grandson Jason Barger, and parents Kathrine and Woodrow Smoker.

She is survived by the love of her life, Elwood ‘Butch’ Beck, whom she was married to for 39 years. She is also survived by her children: Scott (Bonnie) Resetar, Edwin Resetar, Brenda (late Joseph) Petrone, Christine Covington, Jeni (John) Strieter, Jeff (Kathy) Beck, Steve (Jasmine) Beck, Dale (Janice) Beck, Todd (Alea) Beck, Lori (Dan) Meyer, sister Kay Baumgartner and brother Tom Smoker, and sister-in-law Jamie Link-Smoker. Judy was blessed with an abundance of grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Judy had a love of reading, traveling, playing fast-track, doing pull tabs, and spending time with family and friends. She leaves behind a legacy of kindness and love.


Cremation has taken place at Rannells Funeral Home and a celebration of life will be held Sunday, September 25th from 1-5 pm at the Falcons in La Porte.

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