November 14, 1968 – December 21, 2012
Tracy Lynn Koenig, age 44, of 405 Tama Street, died December 21, 2012, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.
Services are Wednesday, December 26, 2012, at 1:30 p.m. at Schroeder Memorial Chapel at Sixth and Marshall in Boone with Rev. Gary Sneller officiating.
Following the service, her body will be cremated and burial of her cremains will be at a later date.
Tracy was born in Boone, Iowa, on November 14, 1968, the daughter of Fredrick ‘Fred’ and Charlotte (Arrasmith) Erickson.
She grew up in Logansport and graduated from Boone High School and DMACC, Boone campus.
On August 22, 1990, Tracy married Jim Koenig in Boone.
Tracy was presently the director of Patient Registration at the Boone County Hospital where she worked since 2000.
She was a volunteer for the Free Clinic in Boone.
Tracy enjoyed family activities, especially family picnics and get-togethers, camping with Jim, doing crafts with her nieces, baking, and reading.
She was a very giving person. Tracy thought the world of her children, grandchildren, and nieces and nephews. She was their Girl Scout leader and baseball coach and taught her granddaughters sign language.
Her granddaughters were the light of her life.
In earlier years, Tracy drove stock cars in the Cruiser Class at the Boone Speedway and the Marshalltown Speedway.
She and Jim enjoyed remodeling campers.
Tracy was preceded in death by her father Fred Erickson and a son Brandon Sherman.
She is survived by her husband Jim of Boone; a son Donovan Erickson of Boone; a daughter Kirsty Koenig of Boone; two granddaughters Kylie Kinsey and Madelynn Erickson; her mother Charlotte Erickson of Boone; a brother Michael Erickson and wife Karen of Concord, North Carolina; a sister Trudy Kramer and husband Tony of Boone; and nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the funeral chapel on Wednesday from 9 a.m. to service time. The family will be present after 12 noon.
In memory of Tracy, memorials may be directed to the family.Information provided by: Schroeder Memorial Chapel, Inc. 1006 6th Street Boone, IA 50036 www.schroedermemorialchapel.com