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Judith Ann Byle

December 24, 2018

Judith Ann Byle, age 69, of McBain, passed away peacefully at Munson Healthcare Cadillac Hospital on Dec. 24, 2018.She was born in Portage, Pennsylvania on April 11, 1949 to William and Margaret (Ellis) Keilman.  She married Thomas Dennis Byle on June 3, 1967 at Lincoln Park. Judy had worked as a self- employed beautician and her and Tom had ran the TJ’s Country Store on M66 for many years. She loved her grandchildren, children, and loved seeing her great grandson, Jace VanderVlucht. She spent a lot of time calling her family and checking on their welfare and just to talk. She enjoyed all kinds of sporting events, NASCAR,  her two boxers, Joose and Cougar, and getting homemade crafts from Jace.

Judy is survived by her husband, Thomas Dennis Byle of McBain, her children, Shelly (Jerry) Vongphasouk of Belmont, Sherry (Ryan) Dykhouse of McBain, and Thomas Byle Jr. and his fiancée Sally Boonstra of McBain. The surviving grandchildren are Tara Dykhouse and her significant other Cameron Oberlin of New Hudson, Kayle (Jake) VanderVlucht of McBain, and Sisely Vongphasouk of Belmont and one great grandson, Jace VanderVlucht of McBain. There are four surviving siblings, Wayne Keilman of Evart, William Keilman of Taylor, Diane Evanoff of South Gate, and Thomas Keilman of Taylor. She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Connie Sears.

Services will be held at a later date. Funeral arrangements were made by the Burkholder Family Funeral Home in McBain. Thoughts and prayers may be left at

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