On Friday, Aug. 2, 2019, Judith Ann Lee of Hoquiam passed away of heart failure at Capital Medical Center in Olympia. Judy was born June 30, 1943, in Seattle to Lila Webster Harmon and Glenn Harmon. In 1959, she married Jack Lee and gave birth to her only child, Richard. She is survived by her brother, Gary Harmon, her son, Rick, grandchildren Summer, Dylan and Connor and her nieces, Melody, Marie, Melinda, Melissa and Veronica. She was preceded in death by her brother Jon.
After her divorce, Judy and son Rick set off on many adventures. She touched many people in her journeys. She worked as a waitress at many restaurants in Seattle, Adolfo’s being her favorite. She was proud of her waitressing skills. She also worked for Boeing as a logistic parts runner. Judy and Rick moved to Alaska for a while where she worked at a Volkswagen repair shop. She also lived in California and managed an eldercare facility in Soap Lake, Washington. She eventually moved to Hoquiam to be with a friend, but the friend passed away. Judy decided to stay in Hoquiam where she made many friends through her volunteering, clubs and church. She was always ready to laugh and loved to go new places. She will be greatly missed.
A memorial is being planned for a future date.