TIMBY Mrs. Judith McKeon Timby, age 75, passed away on Monday, March 18, 2013 in Jacksonville, Florida. Born May 21, 1937 in Philadelphia, PA to Peter Joseph McKeon and Anne Cavanaugh McKeon, Judith was a 1955 graduate of Notre Dame High School in Moylan, PA, and received a Registered Nursing degree in from Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital in 1958. She worked in the Philadelphia and Orange Park communities as a compassionate and caring nurse for over 40 years, and was a respected member of the medical community. Judith was married to Dr. Robert E. Timby, CDR, USN (Ret.), for 52 years, who recently preceded her passing on January 14, 2013. She was a loyal and devoted Navy wife and loving mother, delicately balancing the demands of home and professional life. Together they had 4 children and 11 grandchildren who brought them immense joy and love. Judy was an active, loyal and faithful member of St. Catherine s Catholic Church. As a Eucharistic Minister, she enjoyed providing communion to the hospital patients in the local area, and was also a member of the church s Funeral Choir. She was dedicated to the rights of the unborn, volunteering at the Women s Health Center and Lifeline Resources in Jacksonville, providing ultrasounds for young mothers-to-be. She also enjoyed traveling, reading, and spending time with her family and her dogs. Mom was a tireless caregiver to our father in his final years. She will be dearly missed. A visitation will be held at Jacksonville Memory Gardens Funeral Home, 111 Blanding Boulevard, Orange Park, FL on Friday, March 22nd from 5pm to 7pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, March 23rd, 11am, at St. Catherine s Catholic Church, 1649 Kingsley Avenue, Orange Park, FL. Burial will follow at Jacksonville Memory Gardens. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations be made to Lifeline Resources, Inc., 3733 Southside Blvd, #8, Jacksonville, FL 32216. Condolences may be left on the Timby s online guest book at www.jacksonvillememorygardens.com.

Funeral Home

Jacksonville Memory Gardens Cemetery and Funeral Home
111 Blanding Boulevard Orange Park, FL 32073
(904) 272-2435

Published in the Florida Times-Union on Mar. 22, 2013