Judith A. Schomburg, 79, of Aledo, IL, passed away Thursday, January 9, 2020 at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf, Iowa.
Memorial services will be 10:00 a.m. Friday, January 17, at Zion Lutheran Church, 18121 134th Avenue W, Taylor Ridge. Inurnment will follow at Zion Lutheran Cemetery. Memorial visitation will be 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Thursday, January 16, at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory, 801 W. Edgington St., Reynolds, IL. Memorials may be made to Concordia Theological Seminary, Ft. Wayne, IN, Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, MO, or Zion Lutheran Cemetery.
Judy was born September 29, 1940 in Davenport, Iowa, the daughter of Vertis and Henrietta (Winter) Kankel. She married Gary L. Schomburg on December 21, 1963 in Aledo.
Judy worked at Northpark Mall, Davenport for many years as a manager for Casual Corners, Hit or Miss Dress Shop, and Waldenbooks.
She was a longtime member of Zion Lutheran Church, Taylor Ridge and the Association of Mature American Citizens (AMAC). She loved caring for her home, and tending her flower and vegetable gardens. She will be lovingly remembered as a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister and aunt.
Those left behind to cherish her memory are her husband, Gary, of Aledo; daughters, Vickie Day, Kansas City, MO, Lisa (Dennis) Bocquin, Shawnee, KS, and Julie (John) Schomburg, Ft. Collins, CO; sons, James Schomburg, East Moline, IL, Mark Schomburg, Galesburg, IL, Brad Schomburg (Debbie), Chesapeake, VA; grandchildren, Amber, Jessica, James Jr., Blair, Ryan, Katherine, Michael, Andrew, and Brandy; great-grandchildren, Zion, Galilea, Helenna, Drea, Mariah and Lilliana; sister, Sandy (Jody) Wakefield, Camdenton, MO; 4 nieces and 1 nephew.
Judy was preceded in death by her parents and a stillborn son.
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