Judith “Judy” Rattenbach, age 78, of Arbor Vitae, passed away at Riverview Nursing Home in Tomahawk on Thursday, November 24, 2022. 
Judy was born on December 19, 1943 in Hartford, WI to Ruben and Josephine (née Lobby) Ebert. She was an early Christmas present, hence, her love for Christmas. 
She met her loving husband of 55 years, Anthony “Tony” Rattenbach in 1966 at the WB Place Christmas party and were married July 1, 1967. They would raise five daughters together. 
They moved to Woodruff, WI in 1980 too enjoy what the Northwoods had to offer. Many will remember her from BP, Sisters Saloon, Hansen Hardware and the 4 Seasons Supper Club. 
She was preceded in death by her parents, sisters Joyce Thimm and Arlene Faust. She is survived by her husband: Tony; daughters: Frances (Brent) McFarland of Manitowish Waters, Marie Farmer of Oconomowoc, Becki (Deb) Rattenbach of Arbor Vitae, Heidi Rattenbach of Woodruff, and Toni Jane (Nate) Worthen of Woodruff; grandchildren: Tim Jacklin, McKenzie Farmer, Santana Kaplan, J.J. Kaplan, Peyton Kaplan, Hannah Whitfield-Sinclair (Yolanda); great grandson: Dominic Jacklin. 
A celebration of life will be held at a later date. 
Arrangements by Gaffney-Busha Funeral Home, Eagle River.  Online condolences may be expressed at gaffney-busha.com.