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Judith Catherine 'Judy' (Scheck) Brooks

6/27/2014

Judith Catherine “Judy” (Scheck) Brooks, 65, Fairfield, Calif., died Monday, April 21, 2014, in Fairfield.

She was born Nov. 26, 1948, in Hays to Seraphine and Arnita (Dinkel) Scheck. She was a 1967 graduate of Victoria High School and moved to California in 1968.

She married Kenneth Schmidtberger. She later married Eric Brooks on June 1, 1981, in California. She worked in the Fairfield-Suisun School District in Fairfield. She enjoyed gardening, reading, taking long walks and spending time with her family.

Survivors include her husband, of the home; a son, Eric Schmidtberger and wife, Edna, Fairfield; a daughter, Meagan Almony and husband, Joe, Fairfield; her mother, Victoria; six brothers, Joseph Scheck and wife, Jeanne, Jacksonville, Fla., Dennis Scheck and wife, Connie, Dodge City, James Scheck and wife, Becky, and Norman Scheck and wife, Pam, all of Victoria, Daniel Scheck, Marysville, Wash., and Tim Scheck and wife, Bev, Prosper, Texas; two sisters, Marjorie Dinkel and husband, Kenneth, Plainville, and Jeanie Goetz and husband, Jerry, Ponte Verda Beach, Fla.; and two grandchildren, Evan Schmidtberger and Bailey Almony.

She was preceded in death by her father; an infant son, Evan Robert Brooks; and a niece, Tammy (Dinkel) Gilliland.

Services will be at 7 p.m. July 8 at the Basilica of St. Fidelis, Victoria.

Family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. July 8 at the Basilica.

A St. Fidelis Daughters of Isabella rosary will be at 6:30 p.m. July 8 at the Basilica.

Memorials are suggested to the Basilica of St. Fidelis.

Cline’s Mortuary, 412 Main, Victoria, KS 67671, is in charge of arrangements.

Condolences can be sent via email to clinesmortuary@eaglecom.net.