Judy Mae Williams

October 4, 1944 - May 29, 2019

Judith Mae Williams (Eddans) died peacefully on May 29th, at Belgrade Nursing Home in Belgrade, MN. She was born in Minneapolis, MN on October 4, 1944 to Charles and Jean Eddans. She was raised on the shores of Lake Minnewashta in Excelsior, MN. Judy married Carl Williams on October 7, 1967. Together they made their home in Webster, MN, where they raised their two children. Judy worked at Sears as a secretary, where she met Carl. She also filled various roles at New Prague Schools including paraprofessional, secretary, librarian, and finally worked in the copy shop. At various times during their married years, Judy was co-owner with entrepreneurial husband, Carl, of several businesses including a grocery store, a hardware store, and a farm. Judy had a great sense of humor and a zest for life. She enjoyed playing bunco, going bowling, and traveling with her friends. She also was involved with the church ladies group and quilting group. Most of all Judy enjoyed spending time with family.


Judy is survived by daughter, Tammie (Dan), and son, Carl (Michelle), and grandchildren, Carl (Heidi), Althea, David, and Isaiah, and sister, Evelyn Eddans.  She was preceded in death by husband, Carl; sisters, Lea and Ruth; parents, Charles and Jean.


Funeral services will occur Saturday, June 8, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Solor Lutheran Church in Webster, MN with Pastor John Dalen of Belgrade Lutheran Church officiating.  Visitation will take place Friday, June 7 from 4-8 PM and Saturday morning from 9:00 – 10:30 at Bruzek Funeral Home in New Prague.  Burial will occur at Solor Lutheran Cemetery.  Memorials are preferred to Grace Lutheran Church in Belgrade, MN.


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ann ettlin

Remember the fun times , sorry for your loss Ann

Roxanne Oeltjenbruns

So sorry for your loss of Judy. We so enjoyed her at Grace Lutheran Church in Belgrade. I loved sitting by her in church and enjoyed her singing she had such a beautiful voice. She will be missed. Prayers for all of her family.

Joyce Bailey

Dear Tammie & Carl – Judy was a great gal and I’m grateful to have worked with her over the years at NPMS! She made a difference in the lives of many and will always be remembered for her positive attitude! You’re blessed to have had her as your mom!

Patty and steve miller

Thoughts and prayers of peace for family. We were blessed to know Judy through the Boylan family at Minnewashta Church. Say hi to your mom

Desiree Birmingham

To the family, I met Tammie and Carl while in school together in New Prague. Reading this tribute to Judy, I can see where her children did not fall far from the tree, having her zest for life. My sincere condolences to the family at this time. Desiree Birmingham (Carlson)

Ron & Bev Bjork

With our loving sympathy, our heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with each of you. We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Feel comfort in knowing that everyone will remember her. You’ll never forget, but time will help soften your lo

Cindy Castellano

We are so sorry to hear about Judy. She always had a beautiful smile and was so fun to be with. Our love to all the family.
Prayers for peace and comfort. Bob and Cindy Castellano.

JeNean Erickson

It was a tremendous pleasure to work with Judy in the New Prague School system! What a positive, friendly colleague she was! May she rest in peace. My condolences to her family.

Jim and Roxanne Prokes

Our thoughts and prayers are with you.