Judy Jean (Lisching) LaBelle, age 58, a Woodstock resident died peacefully at JourneyCare in Barrington, Ill., on Wednesday, April 28, 2021, from complications with cancer. She was surrounded by family.
She was born to parents James and Irene Dickerson in Green Bay, Wis. Her father James Dickerson of Danville, Ill., preceded her in death, as well as her sister, Ruth
Dickerson, and two stepbrothers, Scott Wojtas and Brian Wojtas.
Judy went to Crystal Lake South High School and later took courses at McHenry County College. She became a real estate broker and a real estate appraiser. Judy worked for ReMax Traditions for 19 years and then traded in her broker’s license for a fishing license, where she became a first mate on her husband’s fishing charter boat. She was a member of the Woodstock Moose Lodge.
Judy is survived by her husband, Kenneth A LaBelle; her two daughters, Hailie (Jeff) Doyle and Kelsey Lisching; a stepdaughter, Tammy (Rich) Merryman; two stepsons, Nathan LaBelle and Nicholas LaBelle; her grandsons, Colin, Gibson, Evan, Taidgen, and Richard; and granddaughters, Megan, Sydney, Kali, and Sage.
Judy was known for her unique and fierce love for her children and grandchildren. She will be missed dearly, and their memories of her will not only be cherished but help to keep her alive for years following her passing.