Judith Illene Harrison Obituary

November 24, 2014 –
Judith Illene Harrison, 73, of Topeka, died November 19, 2014 at her residence.

She was born on March 2, 1941 in Holton, Kansas the daughter of Jacob and Celeste (Seymour) Vanderblomen.

She was a member of the Prairie Band of Potawatomie Indians.

Judith was preceded in death by her parents, one brother and one sister. She is survived by a brother John Vanderblomen, sister, Joyce Cox of Alvin Texas and a half-brother, William Wilbur.

Judith will lie in state at the Brennan-Mathena Funeral Home on Friday, November 21, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Graveside services will be held on Friday at 3:00 p.m. at the Prairie People’s Cemetery on the Prairie Band Potawatomie Common Land.

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(Courtesy of Brennan-Mathena Funeral Home, Topeka, Kan.)