Julia ‘Judy’ Marks

June 4, 1932 — September 8, 2019

Julia “Judy” A. Marks, 87, went home to her heavenly Father on Sept. 8, 2019.

Judy was born June 4, 1932, to Harry and Jeanette Riegel.

Judy is survived by her loving husband, Fred E. Marks; daughter, Susan Carlson; and grandson, Paul Carlson.

Judy and Fred enjoyed spending their time together traveling, fishing and doing a variety of community service projects wherever they were. Judy was a member of The Eastern Star and Ladies Auxiliary. She belonged to a group of winter Texans that supported and worked in an orphanage in Mexico.

Judy was always involved in her church. She shared her talents of music and theater over the years at church and thoroughout the communities in which she lived. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends. Everyone was welcomed to partake of goodies and have a cup of coffee at her kitchen table. She was a ray of sunshine and cared deeply for those around her.

Visitation will be held for Julia on Thursday, Sept. 12, 10-11 a.m., with services to follow at 11 a.m., all at Hurley Funeral home in Petersburg, Ill. A private burial will be held at a later time in the Sulphur Springs Cemetery in Loami, Ill.

Visit Julia’s online obituary at hurleyfh.com to share memories and condolences. Hurley Funeral Home in Petersburg is in charge of arrangements.

Kossuth County Advance

14 E. Nebraska St.

Algona, IA 50511  

Phone: (515) 295-3535

Fax: (515) 295-7217






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