Judith Grace (Byrne) Smith, 74 passed away June 22, 2017 in Surprise, Arizona. Judy Grace was born in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania on March 25, 1943 to Joseph and Dorothea Byrne. She was also a devout Catholic. Judy was raised in Conshohocken where she met her beloved husband Carl of 53 years. She moved her family to California in 1967 where she raised her children. There in California she lived on a ranch where she trained horses as well as showing her beautiful Arabians. Judy eventually moved to Arizona in 1991 where she enjoyed her ranch, Royal Heritage Miniature Horses with various types of farm animals. Her passion was her miniature horses where she showed as well as won many championships. Judy is survived by her husband Carl E. Smith, her children Donald M. Smith, Carlee Smith, Kim (Rick) Kendall, Suzette (Van) Gallegly, 18 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren, many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Judy is proceeded in death by her daughter Dorothea H. Smith, Parents Joseph and Dorothea Byrne, Sisters Dorothy Lee Byrne and Joanne G. Aman, her brother-in-law Samuel H. Aman. Funeral Services will be held Saturday July 1, 2017 at Regency Mortuary, 9850 W. Thunderbird Blvd. Sun City, Arizona 85351. Followed by a Celebration of Life at 9600 N. 97th Ave. Peoria, Arizona.
Saturday, July 1st, 2017 10:00am, Regency Mortuary