Judith M. 'Judy' Meeuwsen
Judith M. "Judy" Meeuwsen, 73, a longtime resident of the Hillsboro community, died Monday evening, June 21, 2021, at Legacy Emanuel Medical Center in Portland.
A Funeral Mass was held.
Judith Mary Meeuwsen was born March 22, 1948, in Forest Grove, Oregon, the daughter of the late Maurice Joseph Jansen and Marcella Angeline (Vandervelden) Jansen. She was raised and received her education in the Banks community, having been a graduate of Banks High School Class of 1966.
She was united in marriage to Carrell Anthony Meeuwsen on September 11, 1971, in St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Roy. Following their marriage, they made their home in the Hillsboro community, where she had resided since.
Judy was preceded in death by her husband, Carrell, on April 20, 2019, in Hillsboro, Oregon, after celebrating 47 years of marriage together.
She had worked for Textronix, Inc. in Beaverton for several years. Judy later worked for Liepelt & Son Printing Company in Beaverton, for 17 years, until she retired at the age of 62 years old.
Judy was a lifelong member of the Catholic church, having been members of St. Francis of Assisi Parish in Roy and St. Mathew Parish in Hillsboro.
Among her special interests, she enjoyed crocheting, playing cards and board games, visiting the Oregon coast and caring for her dog, Morty. She loved listening to music including Queen and Roy Orbison, and she was an avid reader.
She was also preceded in death by her parents, Maurice and Marcella Jansen and by her sister, Dora Jansen.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Teri and Ashley Conklin, of Eugene, Oregon; her son, Joe Meeuwsen, of Hillsboro, Oregon; her four sisters and brothers-in-law, Barbara and Bill Haney, of McMinnville, Oregon; Nancy and Dick Vandehey, of North Plains, Oregon; Mary and Ken Gates, of Forest Grove, Oregon and Liz Jansen, of Banks, Oregon and her three brothers and sisters-in-law, Albert and Sue Jansen, of Banks, Oregon; Arnie Jansen, of Banks, Oregon and Jim and Dianne Jansen, of Cove Orchard, Oregon.
Also surviving are several nieces and nephews.
The family suggests that remembrances may be contributions to the Community Senior Center of Hillsboro, 750 S.E. 8th Ave., Hillsboro, OR 97401, in her memory.
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