Judith A. (Knabenshue) Fernandez Carrillo

TUCSON, Ariz. – Judy Carrillo, 63, passed away April 19, 2013 in Tucson surrounded by her family.

Born May 22, 1949, Judy grew up in Pembine, Wis., and moved to Arizona after her marriage.

Services were held in Tucson; please join family and friends in a celebration of Judy’s life at the Beecher Town Hall in Beecher, Wis., Sunday, May 26, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Private graveside services will be at a later date.

Judy is preceded in death by her parents, Carlston and Sara Knabenshue; a brother, Harold Knabenshue; and husband, Candelario Fernandez.

She is survived by her four sons, Daniel (Omayra), Carlos (Stephanie), Anthony, Juan Luis; eight grandchildren, Tony, Miguel, Sara, Kelsey, Cameron, Marisol, Mya, Anthony Jr.; longtime companion, Basilio; three siblings, Diana Campos, Dan (Bonnie) Knabenshue, Kathy (Toby) Vallafskey; and eight nieces and nephews, Kelly, MariAnne (Butch), Martin (LauraLee), Kristina, Tracy (Scottie), Troy, Patter (Jim), and Cole (Kristina). She will be missed.

Judy’s final days were blessed with kindness through the care of Peppi’s House Hospice. For anyone wishing to make a donation in Judy’s honor, the website address is: www.tmcaz.com/TucsonMedicalCenter/Hospice.

Donations can also be directed to Peppi’s House Hospice/TMC, 5301 E Grant Rd., Tucson, AZ 85712.