Roxine H. Koenig was born June 23, 1932 in Freeport, Illinois to Ralph Fitzgerald and Erline Tallman Fitzgerald. She married Clarence Koenig and together they had three children: Chris Koenig, Stacy Bear and Kurt Koenig.
Roxine was a graduate of Monroe (Wisc.) High School. She and her family have owned and operated Koenig Scale Company for over 60 years. Upon Clarence’s death in 1985, Roxine continued to operate the company with her son, Kurt, until her retirement in 1999. Roxine was very active in the Terre Haute community having been a member of League of Terre Haute, 50 year member of the Newcomers Club, Swope Alliance, T.O.B.Y., PEO Chapter AW, Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce, Rose-Hulman Board of Associates, S.C.O.R.E., YWCA where she was a former board member, Country Club of Terre Haute, 50 year member of the Girls Bridge Club, Family and Social Services Administration (Friend to Friend) and was a former member and Treasurer of the Kiwanis Club of Greater Terre Haute.
If friends should so desire, memorial contributions may be made in Roxine’s memory to the Wabash Valley Community Foundation, 200 South 8th Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807 or by clicking here.