Judy Ann Strand, Annandale


Judy Ann Strand, age 65, of Annandale, passed away peacefully at home after a short battle with lung cancer on Thursday, February 19, 2015.
Funeral services will be Friday, March 6, at 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be on Thursday, March 5, from 4-8 p.m. (prayer service at 7:30 p.m.) and one hour prior to the funeral. Visitation and the service will be at St. John's Lutheran Church, Annandale, with Paster Culynn Curtis of Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Maple Lake, officiating. A private burial will take place on a later date.
Judy was born to Dewey Jr. and Marjorie Elletson on Nov. 2, 1949. She married Casey Strand on April 11,1970, and was blessed with two children and five grandchildren. She retired from Malco Products on May 1, 2013.
She enjoyed spending many hours watching ANML wrestling, horseback riding, four-wheeling, casino trips, playing cards, camping, traveling, annual vacations to Mazatlan and spending time with family.
Survived by husband, Casey; children, Chad Strand (friend, Sara) and Cheryl (Derrick) Bergstrom; grandchildren, Chelsey Strand, Christopher and Jacob Strand, and Mitchell and Jesse Bergstrom; siblings and their spouses, Roger (Kathy) Elletson, Joyce (John) Sandell, Randy Elletson, MaryJo (Dan) Furman, Jim (Mary) Elletson; mother-in-law, Hazel Strand; sisters-in-law and their spouses, LouAnn (Bert) Carlson, Dinah (Bob) Voight; several nieces and nephews; and many friends and relatives.
She is preceded in death by her parents; brother, Dale Elletson; and father-in-law, Russell Strand.