Judith Lynn Kornafel
June 30, 1949 - January 28, 2021
Soller-Baker Funeral Homes, Inc.
Mary Monteleone
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Judith Lynn ( Macchia) Kornafel, 71, of West Lafayette, passed away on Thursday, January 28, 2021 at IU Health Arnett Hospital in Lafayette. Born on June 30, 1949, in Gary to Mike Dominick and Elizabeth (Pilla) Macchia, Judy grew up in large family and spent much time in the family church pastored by her father.…

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MG Meyering left a message on February 4, 2021:
Judith, I always loved your sense of humor. Remember when I was remodeling your master bed and bath? That is when we first met. You hired me to design it and build it out for you. I’ll never forget when you were mentioning your kids Michael and Michelle and I stopped you short and said I had a brother and a sister by the same names. But why did you stop there and not have an MG? That totally cracked you up. Through the years we would chat a bit, pray for each other, sometimes laugh and cry. You will be missed my dear lady; but only until we are reunited at the big banquet table with our Lord! Love you - rest well and save a quilt for me. Love you ❤️ MG
Mary Monteleone left a message on February 3, 2021:
To Judy’s family, With Deepest Sympathy on the loss of one so dear to our hearts. Judy was my boss at CHS CSR Dept. She was a great person. May you find peace and comfort in all your memories! Sincerely, Mary and Tony Monteleone
Annette Kukoy left a message on February 3, 2021:
Michelle: So sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. I remember how close you were to each other.
Lisa Ensz left a message on February 2, 2021:
Judy has been a marvelous blessing to all who ever knew her . I loved her since I was a little girl. Prayers for Her husband Mike and Children and all her siblings .Prayers of comfort for all.
Kristin Lenhart left a message on February 2, 2021:
All of you are in our thoughts and prayers. Judith sure sounds like an amazing woman, a real inspiration to others. Love to all
Peace of mind is a call away. We’re here when you need us most.
John Bushemi left a message on February 1, 2021:
My sincere condolences to the Kornafel and Macchia families on the passing of Judy. We grew up together at 35th and Connecticut Street in Gary. I remember those good times and the wonderful Macchia family.
Ted and Phyllis Uzelac left a message on February 1, 2021:
Loving Judy was so easy. She was my closest cousin. We grew up together and shared our lives from day one. She was the funniest person I knew. Judy loved her family and Jesus Christ with a passion. She had a music ministry that she shared with a passion. Her love of education was followed through in her children, Michael and Michelle. She was proud of the love her husband Mike gave her. She will be missed by hundreds of people but I will forever love her and think of our years together.
Patricia & Daniel Govert left a message on February 1, 2021:
Our deepest condolences to the entire Kornafel/Macchia/Snay families on the loss of this amazing woman, Judy. She will always hold a special place in our hearts, until we meet again. Those who loved her lost so much at her passing...yet gained so much by her living❤️😢
Tina Miller left a message on February 1, 2021:
So sorry to hear of Judy's passing. She was a wonderful person. She hired me 30 years ago at Community Hospital. She gave me a chance that changed my life forever. She will definitely be missed! She is singing with the angels now! RIP Judy
Karen Gribble left a message on February 1, 2021:
Judy just lit up a room with her wit and beautiful smile. My heart goes out to Mike and the rest of the family. We grew to be great friends in the little town of Hebron, following all our kids events. Judy will be so missed by everyone and I am thankful for our wonderful friendship and beautiful memories. Love to all the family.
Soller-Baker Funeral Homes, Inc. left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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