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Judy Iona Branigan September 11, 1951 - August 20, 2021

Judy lona Brock was born at St Luke’s hospital in Boise Idaho on Sept 11, 1951.
Judy was the 4th child of John and Burness Brock.
Judy grew up in Garden City with a large and happy family and went to elementary school there.
She moved on to high school at Capital High School in Boise.
Judy’s father, John Brock, was deceased in a aircraft accident and she decided to move to Canada at a young age.
She moved to Dawson Creek in northern British Columbia and lived with her Aunt and uncle.  Lowell and Dona Gigger took her in and she finished school at Central High School in Dawson Creek.
Giggers had 3 children of their own.  Jimmy, Carrol and Debbie and Judy fit right in.
Judy met Terry Cooke in 1968 and they married July 5 ,1969 and had 3 children.
Terry Ray ,Keven , and Joni.
Terry’s family were in the guide outfitting buisness and Judy spent many years as a camp cook in the most remote hunting camps in the northern parts of Canada.
In the off season she would work as a cook and waitress and spent many winters working at the Travelodge cafe in Dawson Creek while raising her kids.
In 1981Judy moved back to Boise ,Idaho and worked in many different restaurants around the city and finally at the Trolley House on Warm Springs Road where she made many life long friends.
Judy met her life long partner and companion, Allan Lenon, while working at The Trolley.
When she met Allan she gained more family and he became her soul mate and remained that until her passing.
Judy loved her new found family and was known for her kindness and generosity.
She was always willing to jump to the chance to help people.
Judy also spent a lot of time taking care of grandchildren and her many nieces and nephews and they all lovingly referred to her as “Gramma Judy”.

Judy was predeceased by her parents John Brock and Clay & Burness Rainwater,
her sister Roselyn and her eldest child, Terry Ray Cooke.
She also lost her partner, Allan, a short time before she herself passed away.

Judy is survived by her son Keven Patrick Cooke and her Daughter Joni Gayle Head and Joni’s husband Jason Head, Her siblings, Terry Brock, Rita, Teena, Theresa Sally, Jan, Val, Kirk, Connie, Doug and Teresa Lynn.
Her loving grandchildren.
Morghin Small
Christopher Cooke
Zayne Cooke
And also many nieces and nephews who all loved her.
Judy will be missed by many and forgotten by none.
May she Rest In Peace.

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    Sherry Smith says

    My dearest Judy I will miss you always you’re in my thoughts and prayers every single day I loved you very much and now you and Alan can be together forever flying high with the best of the best and watching over all your family and friends and loved ones rest in peace my dearest friend and “ wifey” love you forever and ever.

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    Anastasia says

    My condolences to Judy’s friends & family. We all LOVE her so much. She will be missed by many. I shared lots of interest with Judy. We would love to sing her favorite country by Jimmy Buffet (Come Monday), Stuck on You ( Sugarland),George Strait. Judy is my best friend forever.

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    Anastasia says

    We LOVE you Judy.
    Forever and ever, Amen.

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      Jish says

      Judy was like another mother to me for many years. She was always there for me when in needed a good shoulder always with a smile. I will miss you along with Dad… May you rest in peace. You will be loved and never forgotten… Love you Judy….💕

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    Alison says

    Judy, we celebrated your life today. Your family is Amazing. And u have a lot of wonderful friends. Now you and Dad Alan are flying high together. I know I only met u a few times, but you are an amazing lady. Josh and Laura miss you and there dad so much. Please watch over them you two. They need to know every now and them that you are right there for them, and your kids to Judy. Sing with the Angels you to. Love you Guys. Happy Birthday Judy. Love Alison and Josh

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    Laura says

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY JUDY 🎂 🥳 🎉 🎈 🎁 🎊. I LOVE AND MISS YOU….. I’M glad you and dad are no longer in pain and are together again. Come visit us soon….
    ..I LOVE YOU ❤

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    Sherry Smith says

    Happy happy birthday Judy we had such an awesome day at your services and the reception and your family was wonderful there’s an awesome family they love you so much and we all love you so much I know you had fun also because you were there with each and everyone of us and now you can be together with your family up there all those angels That have been waiting for you and Alan yeah you guys can be together forever and watch over your family down here and friends and loved ones I miss you each and every day Judy no one else can ever compare I love you my wifey.❤️🥰🎈🎂🎉💗

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    Sherry Smith says

    Happy happy birthday Judy we had such a lovely service for you and reception after I know you enjoyed it because you were there with us your family was all there your friends were all there it was such a perfect day and now you’re flying with the Angels of your other family up there that’s been waiting for you and Alan now you can all be together forever we love you and miss you bunches and Truck no one will ever take the place of you your thought of each and every day I miss you and love you my wifey

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      Josh says

      Love you Judy. You’ll always be in our hearts. You were always a second mom to me. RIP Judy…. Gnight…

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    Josh says

    Gnight Judy….. RIP …. We will miss you forever love you

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    Laura Harrell says

    We miss and love you….HUGS AND KISSES…RIP

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