A Celebration of Life for Judy Dell of Starbuck, Minnesota, will be held Saturday, October 21, 2023 from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Lowry, Minnesota.
Judith Dianne Reichert, daughter of Joseph and Shirley (Kranz) Reichert, was born May 6, 1948 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Judy grew up in Robbinsdale, MN, attending Sacred Heart Elementary School in Robbinsdale and later graduating from St. Margaret’s High School in Minneapolis, MN. Judy was blessed with three daughters: Karie, Kristina and Kayla. Judy lived and worked in the twin cities until 1987. She enjoyed the later years of her life in Starbuck and loved being a country woman. She married John Dell on May 15, 1999. Judy worked various jobs, but her favorite was working as a driver for the Rainbow Rider. She loved visiting and meeting new people. When Judy’s health began to fail, she moved to Glenwood to be closer to family.
Judy enjoyed playing cards, reading, gardening and canning. She was known to share her produce with family and friends. Judy loved watching her grandchildren’s sporting events. She had a very strong love for family and was always willing to help. She will be deeply missed by her children, grandchildren, extended family and countless friends.
Judy passed away Thursday, October 12, 2023 at her daughter’s home in Glenwood, Minnesota, under the amazing care of Glacial Ridge Hospice. She was 75 years old.
She is survived by her husband: John Dell of Starbuck; three daughters: Karie (John) Churilla of Kabetogama, Kristina (Darrell) Ingebretson of Sturgis, SD and Kayla (Joshua) Geister of Glenwood; 14 grandchildren: Benjamin Churilla, Joseph Churilla, Henry Churilla, Alexander Ingebretson, Kayla Hoheisel, Myranda Ingebretson, Samantha Ingebretson, Nathaniel Dell, Riley Dell, Michael Geister, Nicholas Geister, Ava Dell, Lyra Dell and Dominic Fox; three great-grandchildren: Miles Hoheisel, Maverick Hoheisel and Nora Lu Beck; one brother: Michael (Robin) Reichert of Hanover; niece: Tracey (Richard) Pocklington and their children: Kaden, Adrian and Cian and niece: Sara (Dana) Hallberg and their children: Kendall and Kylee. She was preceded in death by her parents; sister: Susanne Muralt and brother-in-law: Jay Muralt.
In lieu of flowers memorials are preferred to Glacial Ridge Hospice.