Judith Ann Schoen, 78 of Litchfield, died at her residence on Sunday, May 7, 2023. She was born on November 26, 1944, to Howard F. “Red” Cottingham and Vera E. Hoxsey Cottingham.
She married Philip C. Schoen on December 5, 1970, in Litchfield. He preceded her in death on March 28, 2007. She was retired after having been a secretary for the Litchfield Middle and High Schools. Judith was a member of the First Christian Church of Gillespie. She sang in trio at Litchfield Christian Church. She loved dancing and enjoyed being with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her children, Jami (Jeff) Koniak of Gillespie and Kara Schoen of Saint Louis, MO, and grandchildren, Ty Koniak and Ryder Koniak.
Judith was preceded in death by her parents; spouse; and brother, Douglas F. Cottingham.
Friends may call on Thursday, May 11, 2023, at First Christian Church in Gillespie from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m. Funeral services are Friday, May 12, 2023, at 10:00 am at First Christian Church in Gillespie with Arthur Roemer officiating.
Burial will be at Elm Lawn Cemetery, Litchfield. Memorials are suggested to First Christian Church of Gillespie. Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie is in charge of the arrangements.