Unger-Horner Funeral Home & Cremation Service: Obituaries

Unger-Horner Funeral Home & Cremation Service

Judith Rae Lawson Judith Rae Lawson
(April 18, 1935 - November 25, 2013)


Judith Rae Lawson, 78, passed away Monday, November 25, 2013 in Sycamore, Illinois. Judith was born April 18, 1935 in DeKalb, Illinois to James A. and Cleo I. (Collins) Cook. She married Harley R. Lawson on April 29, 1965 in Sycamore. Judith loved antiques and was an antique dealer for many years. She was preceded in death by an infant son, David C. Richardson, and her husband, Harley, on September 27, 2008.

Judith is survived by her children: Kelly (Gene) Kempson of Rochelle, Micki (Mike) Dettman of Sterling, David (Candace) Lawson of Franklin Grove and Lea Buss of Rochelle; 8 grandchildren: Michael (Misty) Wells, Dale Wells, Jodi (Tim) Jacobs, Andrew Wells, Jennifer (Mike) Van Hise, Tyler (Stephanie White) Dettman, Bradley (Brittney Vandre) Bollman and Bryan Bollman; 12 great grandchildren: Owen Angell, Olyvia and Greyson Dettman, Brandon, Samantha, Cole, Ethan, Sean and Kaylah Wells and Tommy, Gabi and Timmy Jacobs and best friend, her little dog, Rosa.

The funeral service will be 1:00 P.M., Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at the Unger-Horner Funeral Home, 400 N. 6th St., Rochelle. The visitation will be 12:00 to 12:45 P.M. prior to the funeral. Burial is at Lawnridge Cemetery in Rochelle. Memorial has been established.