SPRINGFIELD – Judith Lynn Evangelista, 68, of Springfield died at 5:43 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2009, at her home.
She was born April 23, 1941, in Springfield, the daughter of Jack and Lucille Cox Harman. She married John Evangelista Jr. on May 22, 1982; he preceded her in death May 7, 1994.
Also preceding her in death were her parents.
Mrs. Evangelista retired from the Illinois Secretary of State office and worked for Wal-Mart.
Surviving are two daughters, Connie Gibbons and Terri (Michael) Miller, both of Orange City, Fla.; a son, William Gibbons of Springfield; four grandchildren; a sister, Linda Trowbridge; and a brother, Jack Harman.
Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 10, 2009, at Staab Funeral Home. Services will be there at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 11, 2009. Burial will be in Oak Ridge Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or American Lung Association