Judith Jorgensen

Memorial Service

2:00 pm
Saturday, June 20, 2020
Penfield Presbyterian Church
1881 Jackson Rd
Penfield, New York, United States

Obituary of Judith A. Jorgensen

***Services have been updated on June 11, 2020*** Judith A. Jorgensen Penfield - Suddenly on March 3, 2020. Judy is survived by her husband of 66 years, John; sons, Alex and Kai; sister, Rochelle; niece, Lisa. Born and raised in Rye, New York, she was a librarian in Anchorage, Alaska and later in the Webster and Penfield School Districts. As the parent of a son (Alex) who was born with developmental disabilities, she was a strong advocate of the rights of individuals with disabilities. She voluntarily served as a parent member of the Committee for Special Education the Penfield School district, later as a member of the Board of Education in the Penfield School District, and recently as a member of the Family Support Council of the State of New York. In addition, she was a member of the Board of Heritage Christian Services for a number of years. Along with having Masters Degrees in both English and Library Science, she was an accomplished pianist. She is remembered by her family as a loving spouse and parent who put the needs of others ahead of her own. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, kindly consider donations to Heritage Christian Services Foundation, 275 Kenneth Drive, Suite 100, Rochester, NY 14623.
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