Rene K. (Kitaoka) JUDKINS

Of Dresser, WI Rene (age 59) went home to be with her Savior on Sunday morning, December 29th, after a long battle with cancer. Born in Kona, HI and raised in Gardena, CA, Rene eventually moved to the Midwest to raise her family with her beloved husband. She is survived by her husband of nearly 29 years, Jim; daughters Jennifer Mueller (Andrew, Mila) and Jamie Glenn (Aaron); sons Jerry and Jesse; step-daughter Julie (Jordan, Riley, Brennan, Jesse) and niece Sarie (Cole, Layla). Rene's life will not be grieved, but celebrated this Saturday, January 4, 2014 at Faith Community Church in New Richmond, WI. Visitation will start at 11am with her life celebration and banquet at noon, located at 1040 Paperjack Drive, New Richmond, WI 54017.

Published in Pioneer Press from Dec. 31, 2013 to Jan. 1, 2014