Nov. 24, 1939 - Dec. 9, 2013
Former resident of San Jose
Judith Butler Johnson Schweikert (Judi) passed away on Dec. 9, 2013, in Park City, UT. She was born Nov. 24, 1939, in Laconia, NH, to Carl and Florence Johnson. She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Daniel Schweikert; their three children: Eric, Karl, and Kristen Schweikert Humphrey; and their five grandchildren: Anne, Edward, Margaret, George, and Alden.
After growing up in Winthrop, MA, Judi earned a BA in English from Smith College and an MA in English from URI. Judi married Dan on Aug. 12, 1961. In the early years they lived in Mystic, CT, and Berkeley Hts., NJ. In 1980 they moved to Colorado Spgs., CO, where Judi was head of the CS Fine Arts Center volunteers.
In 1988 the family moved to San Jose, CA, where Judi earned an MA in counseling at SJSU and was Director of the Noyce Fdn. Scholarship program. She sang with the SJSU Chorale and the Santa Clara Univ. Chorale.
Judi and Dan moved to Park City, UT, in 2004, where she skied and volunteered at over a dozen organizations, including, as in most places she lived, church choir. Most recently she worked for the PC History Museum.
Services will be held at 2pm, December 13, at the Park City (UT) Community Church.
Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times on Dec. 13, 2013.