Judith Wittenberg

Judith C. Wittenberg (nee Bechtol), 83, of Oak Park, has died. A charter member of the Oak Park Concert Chorale, she also served as the financial secretary for many years and was the organist and choir director at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church for 25 years. She provided meals for property clean-up day, served many years at the Oak Park-River Forest Food Pantry, and was a docent at the Oak Park Conservatory. 

Judy Wittenberg was the wife of the late Charles Wittenberg; the mother of Alan (Vicki) Wittenberg and Lynn (Bevin) Zamora; the grandmother of Robert Wittenberg; sister-in-law of Paul (Dorothy) Wittenberg, Carol (Dick) Horneck, Robert (Jan) Wittenberg and Dottie (Bill) Post; and the daughter of the late Paul and Cornelia Bechtol. 

A funeral service will take place at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 20 at Oak Park’s Euclid Avenue United Methodist Church, 405 S. Euclid Ave. 

In lieu of flowers, the family appreciates donations to Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 2070, Oak Park 60303 or Oak Park Concert Chorale, 924 N. Oak Park Ave., Oak Park 60302. 

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