Anabel M. Jude, Maple Lake


Anabel M. Jude, age 88, of Maple Lake, died Thursday, October 23, 2014, at Quiet Oaks Hospice House in St. Augusta with her family at her side.
Mass of Christian Burial was held 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, October 28, St. Timothy Catholic Church, Maple Lake with Fr. John Meyer as the Celebrant.  Burial followed at St. Timothy Catholic Cemetery, Maple Lake.  Visitation was from 4-8 p.m. Monday and 9-10:00 a.m. Tuesday, both at Dingmann Funeral Care Chapel, Maple Lake.  Parish prayers were said at 7:00 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Anabel Mary Jude was born August 13, 1926, in Maple Lake Township, the eldest of seven children, to Ben and Isabel (Latour) Munstenteiger.  She graduated from Maple Lake High School with the Class of 1943.  On October 29, 1947, Anabel was united in marriage to Gregory Calvin Jude.  Together, they farmed and raised six children.  Anabel was a member of St. Timothy Catholic Church, Council of Catholic Women and the Catholic Order of Foresters.  She loved and served her church in many ways, including singing with the Traditional and Resurrection Choirs, serving as a lector and as an Extraordinary Eucharistic Minister.  Anabel loved to sing, dance, travel, attend to her flowers, cook and to please many people with her angel food cakes.
She is survived by her children, Gregory S. (Jane) Jude of Pine City, Jennifer (Jim) Mims of St. Paul, Dan (Katie) Jude of Burnsville, Susan Jude (Larry Babiracki) of Plymouth, Jeffrey Jude (fiancé, Michal Morris) of Maple Lake and Julie (Alan) Hudek of Maple Lake; brothers, Jim Munstenteiger of Maple Lake, Larry (Janet) Munstenteiger of Maple Lake and Steve (Mary) Munstenteiger of Coon Rapids and sister, Pat Erickson of Carmel, Indiana; 16 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren.  She is preceded in death by her parents Ben and Isabel Munstenteiger; husband, Greg Jude; daughter-in-law, Susan L. Jude; sister Rita Jude; and brother, Joe Munstenteiger.
The pallbearers for the service were Pat, Ted, Cymon, Stuart, Troy and Todd Jude, Scott Mims and Nick Hudek. Sarah Goelz, Krista Elsenpeter Tarbox, Marge Pavlik and the Resurrection Choir provided the music for the service. Arrangements are entrusted with Dingmann Funeral Care Burial & Cremation Services of Maple Lake.