Judith Kroencke, 74, Palmyra, Mo., passed away Sunday, June 9, 2019, at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Ill.
Judith was born Dec. 11, 1944, in Quincy, to Elmo and Nellie Tournear Iams. She was married to George Robert “Bob” Kroencke on Feb. 9, 1963, in Quincy. He preceded her in death on Feb. 24, 2008.
Survivors include her sons, Todd Kroencke, Tipton, Mo.; and Dennis Kroencke, Hannibal, Mo.; daughters; Bobbette Enrietta (Evan), Virden, Ill.; and Nikki Kroencke (fiance’ James Neuhaus), Shellrock, Iowa; brother, Jerry Iams, Quincy; sister-in-law, Janice Johnson, Maywood; brother-in-law, Kenneth (Peggy) Kroencke, Palmyra; sisters, Dixie Iams, Virden; and Diana (Dick) Taylor, Quincy; grandchildren, Lindsay Kenady, Josh Kenday, Kali Christison, Brook Tisinger, Brittney Kroencke, Dakota Kroencke, Dalton Kroencke, Alexandria Mondragon, Sydney Kroencke, Jon Snodgrass, and Haley Snodgrass, and 17 great-grandchildren.
Judith was also preceded in death by her parents; granddaughter, Kira Kenady; and nephew, Chad Taylor.
Judith was Christian by faith and attended the Payson Baptist Church for many years.
She was a graduate of Quincy High School and a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m., Thursday, June 13, at the Lewis Brothers Funeral Chapel in Palmyra, Mo.
The funeral will follow the visitation at 6:30 p.m. at Lewis Brothers Funeral Chapel. Reverend Chris Combs will officiate.
Memorials may be made to the family of Judith Kroencke with checks made payable to Bobbette Enrietta.
Online condolences may be made and video tribute may be viewed at www.lewisbrothersfuneralchapel.com.