Obituary for Judith Fuller (Ostendorf)
Judith Ann Fuller (Judy) Age 72, Born March 20, 1945 in Hot Springs, AR, passed away on Feb 20, 2018 at Memorial Medical Center, Las Cruces, NM.
Judy was preceded in death by her Father, Earl W. Ostendorf, Mother, Iola Piatt Ostendorf, and her Brother, Earl (Bill)W. Ostendorf, Jr.
Judy graduated from Rockdale High School (TX) in 1963 and married the Love of her Life, Airman (USAF) Dennis Carl Fuller, Sr on June 27th, 1964. In their 53 years of marriage, Judy and Dennis had two children, Dennis, Jr and William (Bill). While Dennis, Sr “Supersarge” was stationed at Texas Tech University, Judy became “Mamasabre” to hundreds of students in the USAF ROTC and Angel Flight Program. She loved being involved with all the various activities (especially the Sabre Flight Drill Team), until Msgt Fuller retired in 1983,
Judy attended East Texas State University and graduated from Texas A&M in the Animal Technician Program. She used her education at various Pet Hospitals in Lubbock, San Marcos and Huntsville, TX from 1979-1992. She also volunteered for 10 years as the Registrar of the Rowdie Soccer Club, of the High Noon Soccer Association and as a Co-Chair for the Whole Enchilada Soccer Tournament hosted by the High Noon Soccer League from1993-2003. Judy loved puzzles, watching soap operas, playing games with her grandkids, and traveling throughout the Southwest.
She will be missed dearly by her husband, her sister Sandy, (husband Jim), her son Dennis, Jr. (wife Cody), her son Bill (wife BethAnn), her Best Friend Forever Teresa Hardin and her cats In'da'way, Adia, and Bella; turtle Tommy; and multiple fishes.
Judy was loved deeply by her grandkids and great grandkids who were spoiled rotten when they visited Oma's house or when Oma visited them throughout the years. Grandchildren and great grandchildren are: Nikole and husband Dan (with daughters Emilee and Kathryn), Chelsea and fiancé Keaton (with daughters Lauraline and Kiernan), and David, Jason, Destiny, Robyn, Daniel, Kayleigh, Emmeline and adopted granddaughter Riley. She also had two nephews, Jeffrey and Erich, and niece Jennifer.
Viewing will be at Getz Funeral Home, Las Cruces, 6-8pm Monday Feb 26, 2018.
Burial will be at Memorial Hill Cemetery in Austin, TX., on Sunday Mar 4, 2018, Time Pending.
In Lieu of Flowers, please send donations to The American Heart Association, or Humane Society of the United States.