Arthur John Judge, 61

Arthur John Judge, 61, of Blackfoot passed away Feb. 8, 2012 at his home in Blackfoot.
Arthur was born March 4, 1950 in Waltham, Massachusetts, to William Ernest Judge and Mary Veronica Damoiseau. He attended school at Waltham High School and furthered his education at Suffolk University in Boston. He lived in Japan, San Diego, Phoenix, Idaho Falls and Blackfoot.
Arthur served his country in the United States Marine Corps.
On July 31, 1976 Arthur married Sharon Ann Midkiff. Together they had three children, Charles, Timothy and Rebecca. They were later divorced.
Arthur was a stay-at-home dad, magician, and worked with autistic children. He loved riding his bike, taking long walksand his therapy cats. In his free time he enjoyed magic, current news events, science, space exploration, and was an avid reader. He loved life, God, country, and his family was very important to him. He was also a member of the Museum of Idaho.
Arthur is survived by his sons, Charles Nicholas Crawford Judge and Timothy Aaron Judge; daughter, Rebecca Anne (Joel Anthony) Judge Davidson; sisters, Margie Laforest and Patty Camara; sister-in-law, Jenny Judge; niece, Ericka Judge; and mother-in-law Sara Judge.
He was preceded in death by parents, William Ernest Judge and Mary Veronica Damoiseau; and twin brother, Ernest William Judge.
According to Arthur’s wishes, no services are planned at this time. Arrangements are under the care of Hawker Funeral Home in Blackfoot. Condolences may be sent to the family at