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Judy A. McGurn, 55, Crystal Lake

Judy A. McGurn, 55, Crystal Lake, died Wednesday, July 20, 2016, at Centegra Hospital-McHenry.

She was born Dec. 3, 1960, to Jo-Ann Reuter Spielman in Evanston.

She worked for many years at The Breakers in Crystal Lake. She started busing tables and did every job in between before becoming the manager. She had an infectious laugh, wore a constant smile for everybody and will be remembered for her kindness and love of life. She enjoyed travel and music. She leaves behind many customers who will miss her and fondly remember her. Her family loved her, and she loved them. 

Survivors include her fiancé, Tony Amber; her mother; an aunt, Phyllis Hall; a daughter, Emily McGurn; a son, James McGurn Jr.; three sisters, Karen (Steve Martin) Csech, Barbara Schulze and Deborah (John) McGurn; nieces and nephews Paul, Scott and Thomas Csech, Sierra Schulze, Matthew McGurn and Kristina, Katherine and David Jr. Quinney. 

She was preceded in death by a brother, James Spielman. 

A private celebration of her life was held by family and friends. 

Memorials may be made to The King Family at

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