Judy G. Monkus Dean

Judy G. Monkus Dean

Judy G. Dean, 72, of Moline, passed away Saturday, December 10, 2022, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, December 14, 2022, at Esterdahl Mortuary and Crematory Ltd, 6601 38th Ave, Moline, IL 61265. Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 13, 2022, at the funeral home. Burial will be at Greenview Memorial Gardens. Memorials may be made to a Breast Cancer research organization.

Judy was born on January 17, 1950, in Murphy, North Carolina, the daughter of Lester and Loriene (Dyer) Monkus. She was a member of the Moline High School Class of 1968. She married Gerald Dean on March 1, 1980, in Rock Island, IL. She enjoyed taking care of all her flowers and feeding her birds. Figuring out puzzles, especially cross words was something Judy greatly enjoyed. Judy loved spending time with family and going to cookouts.

Survivors include brothers, David J. (Lenore) Monkus, Richard S. (Arna) Monkus, Roger J. (Donna) Monkus; sisters, Betty Nitzel, Linda (Randy) Mullin, Nola Walker; her beloved dog, Sammy; and many nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews and two great great niece and nephew.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Gerald, niece, Wendy Thompson, brother-in-law, Danny Walker, and sister-in-law Mary Monkus.

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Obituary from Esterdahl Mortuary.