Judith A. “Judy” Dryke, 77, of Duluth, passed away on Tuesday June 25, 2019 in Chris Jensen Health & Rehabilitation Center. She was born in Duluth to Stanley and Marian Cheslak on March 20, 1942. Judy graduated from Duluth Central High School. She worked as a CNA at Chris Jensen Health & Rehabilitation Center until her retirement. She married Jim Dryke in February of 1961. Judy enjoyed fishing, hunting, gardening and knitting.
Judy is preceded in death by a son Jack, husband Jim, and her parents.
Judy is survived by her children Theodore “Ted”, Richard, and Cheri Godden, grandchildren Jamie, Amanda, Adam, Nick, and Zach, great-grandchildren Aiden, Aubrey, Eva, Mariah and Brook, siblings Betty Hagadorn, Stanley “Butch” (Airiel) Cheslak, and Jimmy (Carol) Cheslak, and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday July 2, 2019 from 10AM until the 11AM Mass of Christian Burial in St. John’s Catholic Church. 4230 St. Johns Ave, Duluth, MN 55803. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery Duluth. Arrangements by Dougherty Funeral Home. 600 E. 2nd Street, Duluth, MN 55805. 218-727-3555.