Judith Renee Callahan

September 7, 1958June 25, 2018

Judith “Judi” Renee Callahan, 59, of Newburgh, IN passed away Monday, June 25, 2018 at Deaconess Gateway Hospital. She was born in St. Louis, MO on September 7, 1958 to the late Walter and Charlotte Eckert.

She loved her family and they were most important to her. Judi worked many years in the retail furniture business making many friends. She was very creative, loved decorating, and playing online games with people all over the world. She was an animal lover with five cats, Ely was her favorite. Judi was a very kind and compassionate person with a soft heart, always putting her family first. She had a great sense of humor and enjoyed watching sports, especially the St. Louis Cardinals.

Judi was preceded in death by her parents; son, Sean Callahan; and four cousins.

She is survived by her husband of 37 years, Patrick; sons, Neil Callahan (Shannon), Devin Callahan; daughter Paige Callahan; grandchildren, Jack, Reilly, Mia Callahan; brother, Glenn Eckert (Pat); niece, Shannon Bender (Matt); nephew, Tyson Eckert (Jaclyn); and 19 cousins.

A Memorial Service will be held 6:00 PM, Thursday, June 28, 2018, at Alexander Newburgh Chapel officiated by Fr. Tom Kessler and Rev. Roger Tabbs. Friends may visit 4:00 pm until service time on Thursday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Chemo Buddies, 6521 Greencove Avenue, Evansville, IN 47715.


  • Visitation Thursday, June 28, 2018
  • Memorial Service Thursday, June 28, 2018

Judith Renee Callahan

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Brandon Harris

June 28, 2018

To The Family of Judith Callahan:

I would like to offer my condolences to your family. My thoughts and prayers go out to you during this time. I am so sorry for your loss. I know she meant a lot to each and everyone of you. May God give you all the most profound peace and comfort and surround you all with His love. Judi is with Christ Jesus. Her pain is no more, her sickness is no more. Her body is made all anew. Separation is temporary as we will all meet again someday in the presence of the Lord. I am lifting you all up in prayer to the Lord.