Julie was born Dec. 12, 1936, in Cambridge City, Indiana, the daughter of Harry A. and Emily (Kursner) Colvin.
She married Dale V. Jessie on April 13, 1963, in Flat Rock, Michigan.
Julie taught at Flat Rock High School in Michigan from 1959-1962, and at Lake Orion High School in Michigan from 1963-1965.
She is survived by her husband, Dale V. Jessie; her three children, Emily (Dan) Mullens, Paul (Dana) Jessie, and Marggy (David) Ellis.
She also is survived by her 10 grandchildren: Emily Ruth Mullens, Nick Mullens, Jesse Mullens, Kyle Jessie, Luke Jessie, Layla Jessie, Annika Jessie, Jack Ellis, Julia Ellis and Gretchen Ellis; her three brothers, Jim (the late Betty) Hardman, John (Sandy) Colvin and Jay (Bunny) Colvin; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, at the Kahle-Moore Funeral home, 403 Silver Lake Rd., Cary.
A funeral service is planned for 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at the funeral home.
Burial at McHenry County Memorial Park.
More information is available by calling 847-639-3817, or visiting www.kahlemoore.com.