Cover photo for Billie Jean Schoenberger's Obituary
Billie Jean Schoenberger Profile Photo

Billie Jean Schoenberger

April 30, 1930 — May 5, 2020

Billie Jean Schoenberger

Billie Jean (Berensen) Schoenberger

Billie Jean (Berensen) Schoenberger passed away at the age of 90 on Tuesday. May 5, 2020 in Vernal, UT

at the Uintah Care Center.

Billie was born in Kenilworth, UT April 30, 1930 to her parents, James Henry and Venice (Nelson) Berensen and was one of fifteen children.

She married Albert Eugene Schoenberger from Helper, UT on June 10, 1950. They had five children:

Bernadette, Michael, Carl, Theresa, and Jim. They spent many years raising their children in Albuquerque, NM and later moved to Vernal, UT.

Billie Jean was first and foremost a servant of God and an active member of the Vernal Church of Christ.

She was completely devoted to the Lord, her husband, family, friends, and brethren.

Her interests were homemaking, gardening, crafts, crocheting, and baking. She was best known for her

famous sugar cookies. She diligently studied her bible every morning. In her younger years she loved to bowl.

She also played solitaire but never turned down a challenge of war or slapjack with her grandchildren.

Billie is survived by four children: Bernadette Harrison (Rocky), Carl (Vanita), Theresa Clark (Clayton), and

Jim as well as 3 brothers and 3 sisters and 19 grandchildren, 35 great grandchildren, and 12 great great


She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Eugene Schoenberger, her son Michael who passed away a few days after his birth, her parents James Henry and Venice (Nelson) Berensen, 4 brothers, and 3 sisters.



Blackburn & Sons Vernal Mortuary

15 East 100 North

Vernal, UT

(No Graveside Service)


Lunch to follow at 3:00 PM at the 

Vernal Church of Christ

3970 South 2500 East

(Next to Davis Elementary School)


To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Billie Jean Schoenberger, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

Memorial Service

Saturday, June 27, 2020

Starts at 1:00 pm

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree