Judith Ann Kitch
Judith Ann Kitch, 79, died March 13, 2020, at the Scott County Hospital.
She was born on July 14, 1940, in Ness County, the oldest daughter of Herman and Nella (Lewis) Funk.
In 1958, Judy married Gary Kitch and was coowner of Kitch Packing Company for many years. They later divorced.
On May 30, 2015, she married Dan Brown in Scott City. He survives.
A lifetime resident of Scott City, Judy was an artist. She had earned degrees in commercial and fine arts, as well as an associates degree in sociology/psychology with an emphasis on art therapy.
She was a member of the American Watercolor Society, the Kansas Watercolor Society and had her artwork shown in many galleries and art shows across the country. Judy taught private art lessons and group workshops for many years as well.
Survivors include her children, Tad Kitch, Dighton, and Traci Taylor and husband, Lynn, Scott City; her mother, Nella Funk, Scott City; three brothers, Larry Funk, Garden City, Bob Funk, Cheyenne, Wyo., and Kelly Funk, Scott City; a sister, Sheila Boyd, Scott City; a stepdaughter, Teri Eaton and husband Paul, Liberal; four grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and step-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her father, an infant daughter and one step-son.
Graveside service will be held on Mon., March 23, 11:00 a.m., at the Scott County Cemetery with Adam Taylor officiating.
Memorials are suggested to the Judith Kitch Memorial Fund at Price and Sons Funeral Home Box 553, Scott City, Ks. 67871.