Spanish teacher Jennifer Judge Mereness was found Friday bludgeoned to death in her new home in Janesville.
She spent two and a half years in Verona, before transferring to Janesville Craig High School this fall.
According to friends and court records the 39-year-old was in the process of finally moving on following a stormy marriage to William Mereness.
Jennifer Judge Mereness was described by friends as one of those special inspirational educators who will be remembered fondly by everyone.
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