Judy Kay Minor

  • Born: July 7, 1942
  • Died: October 30, 2017
  • Location: Big Rock, Illinois

Healy Chapel

370 Division Dr
Sugar Grove, IL 60554

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Tel. (630) 466-1330

Tribute & Message From The Family


Judy Kay Minor, 75, of Big Rock, passed away Monday, October 30, 2017 after a courageous 18 year battle with cancer. She was born July 7, 1942 in Aurora, daughter of the late Wilbur and Ruth (Boyce) Gum.

She was a teller at First Federal Savings and Loan Association in Aurora for many years and retired as a bookkeeper from the Superintendent's Office for the Hinckley/Big Rock School District. She was a member of St. Mark's Lutheran Church in Aurora. She was very devoted to her family and friends and enjoyed her children's and grandchildren's activities. Some of her favorite activities were watching her grandson in the Kendall County Special Olympics and attending Andrew Lloyd Webber's musicals with her friends and granddaughters.

Judy is survived by her husband of 55 years, Terry Minor; children, Michele (Jeff) Allen and Michael (fiancée Annie Cies Warden) Minor; grandchildren, Blaine Allen, Grant Allen, Hope Allen and Faith Minor; siblings, Gerald (Tudy) Gum and Joanne Lancaster; a brother-in-law, Alan (Margo) Minor; a sister-in-law, Rojean Gum and many nieces and nephews.

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Robert Gum and a brother-in-law, Dwene Lancaster.

Visitation will be held on Friday, November 3, 2017 from 4 PM – 8 PM at The Healy Chapel, 370 Division Dr., Sugar Grove, IL 60554. Funeral Services will be held at 10 AM on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at St. Mark's Lutheran Church, 27 S. Edgelawn Dr., Aurora, IL 60506 with a visitation from 9:30 AM until time of service. A burial to follow at Kaneville Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Carcinoid Cancer Foundation at https://www.carcinoid.org