Judy A. Chociej, age 67, of Trenton, passed away Thursday, September 11 at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. A memorial service for 67 year old Judy A. Chociej will be held Monday, September 15 at 7:00 p.m. at Moss Funeral Home in Trenton. A private burial will be held later. Friends may call Monday from 4:00 p.m. to service time at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society for Renal Cancer Research.
Mrs. Chociej was born October 14, 1946 in St. Louis, MO to Dennis and Hazel (Ray) Funke; they preceded her in death.
On November 11, 1967 she married Barry Chociej at St. Peter/St. Paul Catholic Church in Collinsville and he preceded her in death on June 24, 2012.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Alex and Mary (Ferguson) Chociej.
Surviving are her daughters, Christina (Brandon) Allinder of West Virginia and Kathryn Chociej of Trenton; 3 grandchildren, David Koontz, Jaime Allinder, and Imz Allinder; and brothers, Harold (Sandy) Funke of St. Peters, MO and Robert (Kathy) Funke of O’Fallon.
Judy worked as a secretary for over 34 years at Scott Air Force Base (AMC/A3A-AFNIC).
She was of the Catholic faith; she loved to read and was a member of a local book club.