Judith Kay “Judy” Chock, age 69, of Buffalo, formerly of Delano, passed away Thursday, Dec. 10, 2020, after a courageous battle with cancer.
A mass of Christian burial will take place at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 18 at the Church of St. Maximilian Kolbe (St. Peter Campus), Delano. Visitation will take place Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. and continues Friday from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., all at the Iten Funeral Home in Delano. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery in Delano.
Arrangements are by the Iten Funeral Home in Delano, Minnesota.
Judy was born May 30, 1951, to Lawrence and Catherine (Gnitka) Fautsch in Watertown, MN.
Judy graduated from Delano High School in 1969. She attended the University of Minnesota, earning a bachelor’s degree in education. Judy went on to work for the United States Postal Service, retiring in 2015 after a 30-year career.
Judy was united in marriage to Gregory M. Chock, Dec. 15, 1972, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Delano.
Judy was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend to many. She treasured sharing stories, playing games, and spending time with family and friends.
In her later years, she enjoyed traveling the world, including up north to the cabin on Leech Lake. Judy had such a caring nature and was always looking out for others.
Judy was preceded in death by her son, Daniel; parents, Lawrence and Catherine (Gnitka) Fautsch; sister and brother-in-law, Delores (Fautsch) and Joe Piccard; parents-in-law, Ray and Marian (Pastoret) Chock.
She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Greg; children, Brad (Erin), Ken (Billie), Cari (Tommy) O’Laughlin; grandchildren, Brendon and Logan Chock, Ellie and Danny Chock, Charlie O’Laughlin; sisters, Dianne (Tom) Pettit, Marlene (Gene) Crepeau; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Mike (Ruth) Chock, Jeff (Julie) Chock, and Mary Beth Chock.