4:00-7:00 p.m. on Monday, July 17, at
Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln
10:00 a.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home
Judith Anne Coogan, 78, of Lincoln passed away at
8:41 a.m. on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at her
Judith was born September 16, 1938 in Lincoln the
daughter of Paul and Mildred (Blaum) Beaver Sr. She
married Judge David Coogan on June 12, 1971 in
Lincoln, he survives.
Judith is also survived by her brothers; Paul (Sue)
Beaver of Lincoln, and John (Kathy) Beaver of
Lincoln. Nieces, Ann Beaver Witting (Ron Wolpert)
and Amy O’Donnell (John). Nephews, Frederick
Blanford (Amy), Brian Beaver (Christine), and Brad
Beaver (Michele). Great-nieces, Hannah Witting,
Kyleigh Snavely, Lauren O’Donnell, Caitlin Beaver,
Camille Blanford, Abigal Blanford and Claudia
Blanford. Great-nephews, Ethan Witting, Kevin
O’Donnell, Corey Beaver, and Brandon Beaver.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and her
Judith retired from Chester-East Lincoln and
Northwest Schools after teaching there for 35 years.
She was a member of Delta Kappa Gamma, DAR, and the
Logan/Dewitt Retired Teachers Association. She was
truly devoted to all of her nieces and nephews.
Services for Judith will be held at 10:00 a.m. on
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader
Funeral Home in Lincoln, with Father Simon Taabu
officiating. Visitation will be held from 4:00-7:00
p.m. on Monday, July 17, 2017 also at the funeral
home. Burial will follow the services at Holy Cross
Cemetery in Lincoln.
Memorial donations may be made in Judith’s name to
Logan County 4H Foundation or Abraham Lincoln
Memorial Hospital Foundation.
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