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Judith Prokop

September 11, 1939 — December 8, 2022

POLAND - Judith Ann Prokop, 83, died peacefully Thursday, Dec. 8, 2022 at Shepherd of the Valley surrounded by her family.
Judith, affectionately known as Judie, was born Sept. 11, 1939, in Youngstown, the daughter of Matthew and Olive Heaslip Shay.
She was a proud graduate of Wilson High School.
Judie was extremely active in Bethlehem Lutheran Church before its closing, and was a member of many committees and activities. She enjoyed bowling and going to the movies with her granddaughter. Judie was a fun loving person that could make anyone smile, and a great storyteller.
Judie’s husband, John Prokop, whom she married Aug. 16, 1958, died Nov. 1, 2007.
She is survived by her son, Franklin (Holly) Prokop of Easton, PA; brother, Randall Richard Shay of Boardman; granddaughter, Brandy (Robin) Goodwin of Boardman; two great-grandchildren, Ethan and Conner Goodwin; and several adopted nieces and nephews, all whom she loved dearly.
Judie was also preceded in death by her sister, Marilyn Irene Gessaman and brother Harry William Shay.
Family and friends may call Tuesday from 11 am to 1 pm at the Higgins-Reardon Funeral Homes, Poland Chapel.
A funeral service will follow at 1pm at the funeral home.

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Tuesday, December 13, 2022

11:00am - 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Higgins - Reardon Funeral Homes

2726 Center Rd, Youngstown, OH 44514

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Tuesday, December 13, 2022

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Higgins - Reardon Funeral Homes

2726 Center Rd, Youngstown, OH 44514

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