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Judy Youens Park

Velasco, Brazoria County, Texas, USA
Death 4 Nov 2012 (aged 68)
Columbus, Colorado County, Texas, USA
Burial Columbus, Colorado County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 100371720 · View Source
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Judy Youens Park, 68, of Columbus, Texas passed away on November 4, 2012 in Columbus.

She was born January 8, 1944 to Harry Thomas Youens, Sr. and Ruby Ethelda (Green) Youens in Velasco, Texas. On July 1, 1967 she married Richard Gale Park, Sr. whom preceded her in death on April 27, 1990.

Judy and Gale owned National Copy Products of Beaumont, Texas where she also worked as the office manager. During this time she had a thriving ceramics studio where she made many memorable pieces for friends and family. Always known for being crafty, Judy turned a hobby into a career when she opened Top Stitch Sewing Center. Upon closing the shops in Beaumont and retiring to Columbus, Judy spent her time sewing, gardening and some may remember her venture into soap making. Judy served as a past president of Columbus Hospital Auxiliary and a past president of Columbus Garden Club. She was also an avid bridge player, participating in many local games.

Judy is survived by her sons, Richard Gale Park, Jr. and wife Sarah of Austin, TX, Spencer Laine Park of San Antonio, TX, and Andrew Thomas Park of Columbus, TX; brothers, H. Tom Youens, M.D. and wife Elaine of Houston, TX, and Robert Willis Youens and wife Deborah of Austin, TX, and granddaughter, Evie Makena Park.

She was preceded in death by father, Harry Thomas Youens, Sr., mother, Ruby Ethelda (Green) Youens, and husband, Richard Gale Park, Sr.

Interment will follow in the Odd Fellows Rest Cemetery in Columbus.

Source: Henneke Funeral Home, Columbus, Texas

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  • Created by: Judy Blacksher
  • Added: 8 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100371720
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Judy Youens Park (8 Jan 1944–4 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100371720, citing Odd Fellows Rest Cemetery, Columbus, Colorado County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Judy Blacksher (contributor 47023026) .