First Posted: 7/15/2005


JUDY ANN HILYARD, 51, died at 3:29 p.m. July 13, 2005, at her residence.

She was born July 2, 1954, in Allen County to Richard J. and Mary L. Kindle Zink, who preceded her in death.

Mrs. Hilyard had worked at Michael's Arts and Crafts and in the radiology department at Lima Memorial Health System. She was a member of Cridersville Church of the Nazarene, Cridersville. She was a graduate of Bath High School.

Survivors include two daughters, Holly A. (Felipe) Bendezu of Shaker Heights and Jennifer L. Hilyard of Lima; a granddaughter, Maya Bendezu, who was her "Grandma Ju Ju's" little angel; a brother, James R. (Debra) Zink of Columbus Grove; a niece, Sarah E. (Dain) Stauffer of Cairo; a nephew, Seth R. Zink of Columbus Grove; and her former husband, Steven Hilyard of Lima.

Memorial services will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday at Cridersville Church of the Nazarene, Cridersville. The Rev. Jonathon Spyker will officiate.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Rita's Hospice or the charity of the donor's choice.

Special thanks to Dr. Rafael, Eve Bendezu and Jane and Byron Staley for their loving care.

Arrangements are by Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville.


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