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Judith A. Burson, 69

Judith A. Burson, age 69, of Hastings, died Jan. 9, 2010, at her home.

Judith was born Nov. 22, 1940, in St. Paul, Minn., to George and Harriet (Ronneng) Krech. She married Clayton Burson on June 6, 1959, in Markville, Minn., and had worked as a nurse's aide in the health care industry.

She was preceded in death by her parents and is survived by her husband, Clayton; children, Mark Burson of Fergus Falls, Mike Burson of Ottertail, Kathy (Dale) Brausen of Horn Lake, Miss., Janice (Mark) Swanberg of Burnsville; grandchildren, Joshua, Heather, Nichole, and Samantha; great-grandchild, Carter; siblings, Richard Krech of Finland, Patricia Berg and Mary Jo O'Brien of Hastings.

The funeral service, officiated by Gordon Gathright, will be 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 14, at the Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, 201 E. Seventh St., Hastings, with visitation held 1/2 hour prior to the service.

Arrangements were handled by the Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, Hastings, 651-437-9419,