Judith A. Unglesbee, age 66, resident
of Michigan, ND, passed away Sunday, December 1, 2013
at the Good Samaritan Society in Lakota, ND.
born February 27, 1947 in Oelwein, Iowa. She was the
daughter of LeRoy Spragg and Lucille (Watkins) Spragg
Hildebrand. She grew up in Oelwein, where she met
Douglas Unglesbee of Bartlett, ND who worked for the
CNW Railroad. They were married June 8, 1973, and
moved to Minneapolis, MN. They then moved to Ellsworth,
WI to raise their children on a farm.
a CAN at the River Falls Nursing Home for many years,
along with raising children, working on the farm,
milking cows, and bartending, and still found time
for sewing, quilting classes, and crafts. Judy also
had a passion for riding horses, 4-H, gardening, and
canning. She was a great friend to anyone that knew
her, and always found time to cook a meal for the
farmers or even had a fresh dessert ready even when
the milk inspector or anyone popped in unexpectedly.
Judy was a devoted wife and mother at all times. Judy
and Doug moved to Michigan , ND in 1999.
survived by her husband, Douglas of Michigan, ND;
daughter, Michelle (Travis) Fox of Prescott, WI; son,
Chad (Sue) Nelson of Oelwein, IA; stepsons, Doug and
Ralph, both of the Minneapolis area; stepdaughters,
Lavonne (Scott) Schaeffer of Eagle Grove, and Laurie
(Dan) Lesner of St. Paul, MN; mother and stepfather,
Lucille and Richard Hildebrand of Edgewood, IA; brothers,
Jim (Patti) Spragg of Hudson, FL, Alan (Karen) Spragg
of Oelwein, IA; many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
preceded in death by her father, LeRoy Spragg; sister,
Jean; stepson, John; and stepdaughter, Donna.
be greatly missed by those who loved her.
for the cremation of Judy Unglesbee are under the
direction of the Aaker Funeral Home in Lakota. There
will be no services.