Judith M. (Quirk) Havn (1949-2013)
Judith M. (Quirk) Havn, 63, passed away on Thursday January 3, 2013 after a long and courageous fight with cancer.
Judy was born in Racine on January 8th, 1949 to Francis and Alice Quirk. She was united in marriage to Sonny Havn on February 28th, 1975 at Bethania Lutheran Church. Judy was a devoted wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend and will be deeply missed by all.
She is survived by husband Sonny Havn; son Scott and Kristine Havn (of Golden, CO); son Benjamin Havn and Adrianne Bowen (of Maple Grove, MN); daughter Rebecca and Erick Walquist (of Racine, WI); daughter-in-law Erika Havn (of Racine, WI); grandchildren Finn Havn, Kai Havn, Laila Havn, Gavin Walquist and Aiden Walquist; aunt Mary Boyle; brother Timothy and Lynn Quirk; and brother Michael and Carol Quirk. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by son Michael Havn; parents Francis and Alice Quirk; father and mother-in-law Arne and Sigrid Havn; sister-in-law Laila Havn; and nephew Luke Havn.
Judy will be remembered at Olympia Brown Unitarian Universalist Church (625 College Ave, Racine) on Wednesday, January 9th at 11:00am. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Judy’s name to the Medical College of Wisconsin Cancer Center (forms can be printed at www.mcw.edu/FileLibrary/Groups/CancerCenter/CC_Gift). The family would like to give special thanks to Dr. John Charlson, Ms. Julie Waugh, CNP and the Froedtert/MCW Clinical Cancer Center for their superb care and nurturing friendship over the years.
Happy Trails Mom!!