PEORIA - Dixie L. Judd, 80, of Peoria, formerly of Streator, died Sunday evening, Nov. 24, 2013, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Hagi Funeral Home in Streator. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday at Hagi Funeral Home. Burial will be in Magnolia Cemetery.
Mrs. Judd was born Oct. 13, 1933, in Sherrard, Ill., the daughter of Fred and Leatha (Fortune) Stark. She married Billy G. Judd on Nov. 25, 1951, in Magnolia. He preceded her in death on May 4, 2004.
Dixie had been employed at McGrath's Frozen Foods in Streator, prior to her moving to Peoria in 2007.
She was an ardent environmentalist, loved to read, listen to music, watch the Bulls and was an enthusiastic Christian.
She attended several different grade schools and was a graduate of Magnolia High School class of 1951.
She is survived by two sons, Gary (loving companion, Cathy LaPointe, and her two children, Hayden and Will LaPointe) Judd of DeKalb and Mike Judd of Peoria; one granddaughter, Shawn (Shawn) Sudaj of Granville; great-granddaughter, Drew; and great-grandson, Colin Sudaj; as well as several precious nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; two sisters, Jean Turnbaugh and Rosemary Willard; and one brother, Tom Stark.
Pallbearers will be family and friends.
Memorials may be made to C.W.T.C. Workshop, 3215 N. University, Peoria, IL 61604.