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Henry Hammond Judson Jr.

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Henry Hammond Judson, Jr.

Henry Hammond Judson, Jr., born February 2, 1923, died on March 3, 2013 at home of complications of Parkinson's disease. He was the son of Henry Hammond and Martha Peck Judson.

Henry attended Lakeside School and graduated from the Thacher School in Ojai, California before entering Yale University. At Yale he sang in the Glee Club. He worked at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory in Washington, D. C. during World War II. His entire professional career was spent at the Boeing Company.

Henry was preceded in death by Janet, his first wife and mother of his children, his second wife Retha, his sisters Winifred and Joan, and his daughter Margaret. He is survived by his wife, Betsy, his sons Henry Hammond Judson III and William Judson, and his granddaughter Emma. His sister, Mary Brannon, her husband, and many nieces and nephews survive him as well.

Henry enjoyed boating. He was musical, and played the organ and piano. When Parkinson's disease made it impossible to play any longer, he continued to attend concerts and listen to music at home.

Henry will be remembered as a bright, kind, and loyal person. He will be missed by his family and friends.

His family has been held a memorial service at St. Mark's Cathedral. Memorial gifts may be sent to the Lakeside School, the Northwest Parkinson's Association, Yale University, or St. Mark's Cathedral.
Published in The Seattle Times from Mar. 14 to Mar. 15, 2013
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