It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Judith Lynne Ottoson on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014 at the Regional Hospital in Thunder Bay, Ont.
She was born July 3, 1943 in Winnipeg, Man. to the late Mary Margaret Bourdage and Lyle Clifford McKenzie.
She grew up in St. James, Man. and went to school there.
Although she was taken too soon, she lived a wonderful life, meeting her husband at Kishkutena Lake while filling in for her mother as a cook.
They fell in love and spent most of there lives together there.
She leaves behind her loving husband of 44 years, James Robert Ottoson; her son and daughter, James Blair Ottoson and Lori Anne Ottoson; and her grandson, Hunter James Ottoson.
She also leaves behind her brother, Wayne McKenzie; as well as many loving relatives and friends.
She was a wonderful mother, grandmother, friend, and wife, and will be painfully missed.
You will always be in our hearts.
A memorial service was held Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 11 a.m. at the Northridge Funeral Home in Emo, Ont., with Rev. Ralph Fluit officiating.
Interment will take place at a later date.
Online condolences may be offered at www.northridgefuneralhome.com