Judy C. Wyrick, 80, and a longtime Hoquiam area resident, died on Monday, Aug. 12, 2019, at her home. She was born on Feb. 13, 1939, in Bellingham, Washington.
She resided in the Bellingham area for a few years until moving to Spokane, where she lived and attended school at the Good Shephard Home. Following her basic education, she worked at the Bon Marche and then operated her own carpet sales store in Spokane.
Judy came to Hoquiam and was married that same year to Larry G. Wyrick in Hoquiam.
Here she worked at Stouffers in Aberdeen for a few years.
She had attended the Harbor Assembly of God Church in Hoquiam.
Judy and Larry had traveled to Canada and to many of the Western states in their Model T Ford.
She enjoyed craft works and crocheting.
Judy Wyrick is survived by her husband, Larry Wyrick, of the Hoquiam family home; her sons, Dan Simonson of Portland, Oregon, Bryan Haines of Phoenix and Brad Haines of Phoenix; her step-daughters Lorna Carter of Wasilla, Alaska; her sisters, Patricia Jones of Hoquiam, Saundra Lalone of Michigan and Linda Dillon of Spokane; numerous grandchildren, great- grandchildren and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by a son, Ron Simonson.
A celebration of her life will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019, at the Polson Museum in Hoquiam at the same time as her husband, Larry Wyrick, is honored as the Pioneer of the Year.
Arrangements are by the Coleman Mortuary, 422 – 5th Street in Hoquiam.
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