Marriage and family
She married Neil Alfred Ryder in September 1961. She apparently has two children, by Neil Ryder:
- Bonnie Ryder (born 23 January) 
- Mary Wilkinson (born circa 1 November ), who married Bob Wilkinson
Neil later died, and Judy remarried to a Mr. Wilson. She became stepmother to his son:
Judy's daughter Mary has two children:
She died the same year as her brother John.
She leaves behind her daughters Mary Wilkinson (Bob) and Bonnie Ryder and her beloved mother Mercie McCreary. She will be fondly remembered by her grandchildren Jarrett and Kate whom she loved dearly.
WILSON, Judy E. (nee Carrick) Surrounded and comforted by her daughters, Judy passed away on June 15th, 2004 in her 69th year. She leaves behind her daughters Mary Wilkinson (Bob) and Bonnie Ryder and her beloved mother Mercie McCreary. She will be fondly remembered by her grandchildren Jarrett and Kate whom she loved dearly. She will also be missed by sister-in-law Kathleen Carrick, nephews John and Kelly and their families. She now joins her father Alexander (overseas WWII), sister Peg Rombough and brother John J. Carrick. Memorial Service to be held in the chapel of the Morley Bedford Funeral Home, 159 Eglinton Ave. W. (two lights west of Yonge St.) on Friday, June 18th, 11:00 a.m. A reception will follow in the funeral home. If desired, remembrances to the Canadian Cancer Society or charity of choice would be appreciated by the family. Mom, you are so brave and strong, you will be with us forever.— Globe and Mail, 16-17 June 2004 
 Various Obituaries and Instagram
 Bonnie Ryder Instagram 
 Globe and Mail Obituary, 2004