Judith Williams

January 27, 2018 GMT

Judith A. Williams, 79, of Bourbonnais, passed away Wednesday (Jan. 24, 2018).

She was born July 1, 1938, the daughter of John and Anne Rice Azukas.

Judith was a registered nurse. She loved family gatherings and enjoyed gardening, furniture restoration and antiquing. She valued education above all else.

Surviving are her son, Donald Williams (Stacey), of Cambridge, Minn.; daughters, Kimberly Williams (Usama), of Oak Lawn, Lisa McIntyre (Walter), of Bourbonnais, and Sheri Williams (Carl), of Chicago; 11 grandchildren, Dennis II, Rachael, Brittany, Jacqueline, Adam, Melissa, Linsey, Jake, Shane, Jessica and Emma; three great-grandchildren, Arabelle, Tatum and Adalynn; two brothers, David Akers and Daniel Akers (Carol); and one brother-in-law, Ron Henney.

Preceding her in death were her parents; sister, Elizabeth Henney; and sister-in-law, Carol Akers.

Cremation rites have been accorded by Clancy-Gernon Funeral Homes. Services will be at 1 p.m. on Monday in St. Casmir Catholic Cemetery Chapel in Chicago, with deacon Rich Voytas officiating. Burial will be in St. Casmir Catholic Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the American Lung Association.