Judith Trebesch

Judith Trebesch


Judith Trebesch age 80, of Springfield, Minnesota died on May 7, 2022, at St. John Lutheran Home in Springfield, Minnesota.

A graveside service will be held at the Sanborn City Cemetery on Saturday, June 4, 2022 at 11:00 a.m.

The clergy will be Father Garrett Ahlers.

Arrangements are with the Sturm Funeral Home in Springfield, MN. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.sturmfh.com.

Judy was born May 18, 1941, to Joseph B. Schunk and Gertrude (Gores) Schunk in Vail Township near Wabasso, MN.

Judy is preceded in death by husband Emil Trebesch and parents, Joseph and Gertrude Schunk. She is also preceded in death by siblings, Joseph, Bernadine, Claris, Rosemary, Kathleen and Janie. She is survived by son, Butch (Carrie) Trebesch and daughter, Anndrea (Craig) Hart. She is also survived by granddaughters Deanna (Mike) Thompson, Elizabeth (Rick) Kes, Danielle Brand (fiancé Edgar), Katie (Jeremy) Gustafson and Kristine (Willie) Christopher and 9 great grandchildren.

Judy and Emil were married May 30, 1959. After they were married, they spent a year in Germany while Emil was in the service. When they returned, they resided in Sanborn for close to 60 years after which they moved to The Maples in Springfield in June 2019. Judy was the City Clerk of Sanborn for many years. She volunteered at every turn. She taught religion, was a den mother, helped with 4H, and was a First Responder and a hospice volunteer. She enjoyed giving back and helping others as well as planting flowers and traveling with Emil. Her greatest joys were her husband and family.

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