Judith Ann Minucci
June 7, 1943 – February 17, 2018
OSTERVILLE- Judith Ann (Longabaugh) Minucci, 74, formerly of Barnstable, died at home in Osterville on February 17, 2018. She was raised in Moline, Illinois, to parents Margery and John L., who instilled in her a hard work ethic.
At 13, she detasseled corn in 100 degree heat for 25 cents an hour. At age 16 she decorated and managed a dress shop while going to high school, where she was awarded the American Legion award for the most outstanding female student. She left Illinois at age 19 to build a life in Boston, where she attended Chamberlain School of Retailing. There she was smitten by a young man working security at Jordan Marsh. She and Albert were married for 52 years. They moved to Cape Cod and raised two children, Lisa and Lara, now of a brother, Dr. James L. Longabaugh of San Luis Obispo, California.
In lieu of flowers, cards can be sent to Box 194 Banrstable, Mass. 02630. Arrangements are under the direction of Doane, Beal & Ames Funeral Home, Hyannis.