Judith “Judy” Sharp, 79

starMay 8, 2018 ~ 23 Iyar 5778

Died Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at Norton Brownsboro Hospital. She was born December 12, 1938 in Chicago, IL and grew up in Winnetka, IL. She was a member of Temple Shalom and dedicated her time and talents to the greater Louisville Jewish community.

Judy was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 49 years, Richard Alan Sharp, who passed away in August 2007. Richard and Judy met in college and married June 1958. They loved to travel and lived throughout the US. She was also preceded in death by her parents, Albert J. and Della Cohn Horrell; her brother, Michael E. Horrell; and her sister, Ruth I. Horrell Maller.

She is survived by her children, Raymond M. Sharp (Wendy) and Sharon Sharp Guttman (Scott); five cherished grandchildren, Michelle Guttman Clark (Thomas), Kai Sharp (Emily), Joel D. Guttman, Isabel Sharp and Sal Sharp; one great-granddaughter, Emma Riley Clark; sister Diane Lloyd (Robert); and her dear companion, Dr. Gerald Roth.

Judy has been grateful and humbled by her many friends, who have become her family in Louisville.

A memorial service will be held in Judy’s honor 3:30 p.m. Thursday, May 17th at Temple Shalom, 4615 Lowe Road. Expressions of sympathy may be made to Temple Shalom or a favorite charity of your choice.